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 Dictionary entry overview: What does fortunately mean? 

  The adverb FORTUNATELY has 1 sense:

1. by good fortune

  Familiarity information: FORTUNATELY used as an adverb is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


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By good fortune


as luck would have it; fortuitously; fortunately; luckily

Context example:

fortunately the weather was good


unfortunately (by bad luck)


fortunate (having unexpected good fortune)

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