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fortunately

adverb 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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in Korean 운좋게…
in Arabic لِحُسن الحَظّ…
in Portuguese felizmente…
in Catalan per sort…
in Japanese ラッキーなことに, 幸い…
in Italian fortunatamente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 幸運地, 走運地…
in Russian к счастью…
in Turkish Allahtan, neyse ki, iyi ki…
in Chinese (Simplified) 幸运地, 走运地…
in Polish na szczęście…
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