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  • as insorely
  • as insorely

synonyms for woefully

  • acutely
  • badly
  • greatly
  • sadly
  • severely
  • painfully
  • distressfully
  • grievously
  • heartbrokenly
  • very
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How to use woefully in a sentence

The team tried to avoid face-to-face contact during the preseason by not tackling or blocking normally and holding all meetings virtually, but it was woefully unprepared in a 55-3 loss to BYU in the season opener.
NAVY WILL HOST MEMPHIS AND TULSA TO MAKE UP GAMES POSTPONED BY CORONAVIRUS ISSUESKAREEM COPELANDNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In 2012, though, Koney’s first attempt at becoming a pineapple farmer “failed woefully,” he says, due to theft, unavailability of fertilizers and the lack of a reliable market for his produce, among other factors.
THE AIRBNB FOR FARMS FINDS FERTILE SOIL IN GHANADANIEL MALLOYNOVEMBER 18, 2020OZY
One need only look at laws and practices for hundreds of years to see how the nation continually struggles to live up to its ideals and promises written so eloquently on paper, yet so woefully unfulfilled in practice.
IS AMERICA FINALLY HAVING ITS MOMENT OF ANAGNORISIS?TRACY MORANNOVEMBER 3, 2020OZY
At the beginning of the pandemic the US had woefully small testing capacity.
SCIENCE WAS A BIG WINNER—AND LOSER—AT THIS WEEK’S PRESIDENTIAL DEBATESARA CHODOSHOCTOBER 23, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The retirement plan for Our Lady of Fatima, which 2,700 past and current hospital employees were counting on, had been woefully underfunded since 2008.
INVESTORS EXTRACTED $400 MILLION FROM A HOSPITAL CHAIN THAT SOMETIMES COULDN’T PAY FOR MEDICAL SUPPLIES OR GAS FOR AMBULANCESBY PETER ELKIND WITH DORIS BURKESEPTEMBER 30, 2020PROPUBLICA
Another reason applications research should matter to mainstream machine learning is that the field’s benchmark data sets are woefully out of touch with reality.
TOO MANY AI RESEARCHERS THINK REAL-WORLD PROBLEMS ARE NOT RELEVANTAMY NORDRUMAUGUST 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In 1864 the railway was in a very bad condition, wretchedly run down, and woefully mismanaged.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
The bag, too, began to seem woefully full, and her stomach correspondingly empty.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
You imagine you have married a creature endowed with reason: you are woefully mistaken, my friend.
THE PETTY TROUBLES OF MARRIED LIFE, COMPLETEHONORE DE BALZAC
He knows the British dislike of boasting, and that the American and the Britisher are woefully trusting.
PRIVATE PEATHAROLD R. PEAT
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WORDS RELATED TO WOEFULLY

  • extremely
  • greatly
  • grievously
  • painfully
  • woefully
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