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luckily

Syllabification: luck·i·ly
Pronunciation: /ˈləkəlē
 
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Definition of luckily in English:

adverb

[sentence adverb]
It is fortunate that: luckily they didn’t recognize me luckily for me it’s worked out
More example sentences
  • A wire caught Jim around the neck and he luckily escaped with lacerations.
  • Thus, there are more spare houses in the village and luckily the ancient houses are well kept.
  • I missed my project tutorial on Wednesday but luckily there was one scheduled after it.
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