Definition Unfortunate

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Definition

unfortunate: unlucky, unsuccessful; sad, regrettable, lamentable
adjective
fortunate lucky, opportune, with good luck

unfortunately: sadly, regrettably, lamentably
adverb
fortunately luckily, with good luck, by a happy chance

Pronunciation examples
UK: Unfortunately, the show is cancelled due to an escaped tiger.
US: Yes, that is very unfortunate.

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