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adverb as in unhappily

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Pro-Israel politicians were quick to point out that they were "unpleasantly surprised" by this "trend-break."

It affected Bud unpleasantly, just as the incessant bawling of a band of weaning calves used to do.

Trenchard eyed the short, powerfully built man beside him, and laughed unpleasantly.

Startlingly Mrs. Briggs laughed, shrilly, unpleasantly, as a woman laughs in great fear.

I live not unpleasantly, in a round of Ministerial dinners; but I am impatient to see my white house at Brighton.

They started up and off like the wind, followed by two shots from Robinson that whistled unpleasantly near them.


On this page you'll find 24 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unpleasantly, such as: dreadfully, wickedly, clumsily, disgracefully, disreputably, and inadequately.

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