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miserably

adverb uk   /ˈmɪz.ər.ə.bli/ us    /-ɚ-/

miserably adverb (UNHAPPILY)

feeling or showing unhappiness: "It's no use - I can't do it," she said miserably. While the other kids played, we stared miserably out of the window. in a way that is very unpleasant and makes you unhappy: It's been miserably wet (= raining a lot) all week.

miserably adverb (LOW VALUE)

having little value, in a way that is disappointing: to fail miserably (= completely fail) miserably low wages
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