Meaning of “woefully” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “woefully” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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woefullyadverb

us /ˈwoʊ·fə·li/

(of a bad situation) extremely; very:

Medical resources were woefully inadequate during the emergency.
The staff was woefully underpaid and thoroughly demoralized.

(Definition of “woefully” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)