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FORTUNATELY

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FORTUNATELY (adverb)
  The adverb FORTUNATELY has 1 sense:

1. by good fortune

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


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FORTUNATELY (adverb)


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Meaning:

By good fortune

Synonyms:

as luck would have it; fortuitously; fortunately; luckily

Context example:

fortunately the weather was good

Antonym:

unfortunately (by bad luck)

Pertainym:

fortunate (having unexpected good fortune)


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