• WordNet 3.6
    • adv unluckily by bad luck "unfortunately it rained all day","alas, I cannot stay"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • adv Unluckily In an unlucky manner.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unluckily In an unlucky or unfortunate manner; unfortunately; unhappily; by ill luck.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adv Unluckily in an unlucky or unfortunate manner
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  • Tom Stoppard
    “The bad end unhappily, the good unluckily. That is what tragedy means.”


In literature:

Unluckily the records fail to give us the name of this notable ship.
"Historic Tales, Vol. 1 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
Unluckily he did not make another appearance.
"The New York Times Current History of the European War, Vol 1, Issue 4, January 23, 1915" by Various
We have just now been carried to see the so justly-renowned arsenal, and unluckily missed the ship-launch we went thither chiefly to see.
"Observations and Reflections Made in the Course of a Journey through France, Italy, and Germany, Vol. I" by Hester Lynch Piozzi
Unluckily for him the morning dawned in fog.
"Historical Tales, Vol 5 (of 15)" by Charles Morris
Unluckily, he failed in resolution to pursue his advantage.
"The Major Operations of the Navies in the War of American Independence" by A. T. Mahan
Unluckily, it indisposes them, at the same time, to form rational connections with us.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
Unluckily you were gone to Versailles; so I was obliged to proceed as well as I could.
"Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
Unluckily, one of the outlying lookout frigates discovered him, gave chase, and overtook him.
"The Life of Nelson, Vol. II. (of 2)" by A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
Luckily, or unluckily perhaps, Mr. Watchorn was at home, and was in the act of shaving as Peter entered.
"Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour" by R. S. Surtees
Unluckily the Mylodon had not survived the conditions of the voyage, the change of climates.
"The Disentanglers" by Andrew Lang

In news:

Iona Spangenberg insists she's just unluckily skinny.
Harold Pinter started off unluckily.
Unluckily for us, he is going into retirement on a low point.
Iona Spangenberg insists she's just unluckily skinny .

In science:

Procesi has proved the following result: Theorem 3.1. (Procesi) The variety S pec((Cn )Φn ) of simple n-dimensional representations of S is a smooth variety of dimension mn2 − (n2 − 1) = (m − 1)n2 + 1 Unluckily it is, in general, very difficult to compute Fn (S ), and therefore also S impn(S ), using this method.
Noncommutative plane curves
Unluckily, the above integral cannot be worked out explicitly and then the recursive approach used in the proof of Theorem 1 cannot be applied.
Flying randomly in $\mathbb{R}^d$ with Dirichlet displacements
However, in the other 50% cases, Eve unluckily uses the basis incompatible with the state prepared by Alice.
Quantum Cryptography
In the case of the pure Yang-Mills theory, such a mathematical formulation at least exists: it is the area-law for Wilson loops which unluckily does not hold for QCD due to the string breaking by the sea quarks.
The Infrared Behaviour of the Pure Yang-Mills Green Functions