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fortunatelyadverb

uk   /ˈfɔː.tʃən.ət.li/  us   /ˈfɔːr-/
B1 happening because of good ​luck: Fortunately, we got ​home before it ​started to ​rain.
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(Definition of fortunately from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fortunately”
in Arabic لِحُسن الحَظّ…
in Korean 운좋게…
in Portuguese felizmente…
in Catalan per sort…
in Japanese ラッキーなことに, 幸い…
in Chinese (Simplified) 幸运地, 走运地…
in Turkish Allahtan, neyse ki, iyi ki…
in Russian к счастью…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幸運地, 走運地…
in Italian fortunatamente…
in Polish na szczęście…
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