View definitions for lamentably


adverb as in unfortunately

adverb as in unhappily

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From the time of Dean Swift downwards, it has mostly suffered from being lamentably unfashionable.

The congregation of Trinity Church is better than it was a few years ago, but it is still lamentably, small.

Mademoiselle Desgarcins had got up, shaken herself, and gone to rejoin her companions, who were still howling lamentably.

He would have made his brother Duke such as he was himself,—had not his brother Duke been so lamentably thin-skinned.

The moment he approached they fell to the ground, and whimpered and howled most lamentably as long as he was near them.

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On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lamentably, such as: sadly, regrettably, disastrously, dismally, grievously, and horribly.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.