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unfortunately

adverb
 
 
/ʌnˈfɔːtʃənətli/
A2 used to say that you wish something was not true or that something had not happened: I'd love to come, but unfortunately I have to work.Sadness and regret
Translations of “unfortunately”
in Korean 유감스럽게도…
in Arabic لِسوء الحَظّ…
in Portuguese infelizmente…
in Catalan malauradament…
in Japanese 残念ながら…
in Italian purtroppo, sfortunatamente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不幸地, 倒楣地…
in Russian к сожалению…
in Turkish maalesef, ne yazık ki, korkarım ki…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不幸地, 倒霉地…
in Polish niestety…
(Definition of unfortunately from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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