Definition of unfortunately:
I/we regret to inform/tell you that, unbecoming, accidentally, badly, I'm afraid, inappropriate, happily, pardon, I'm sorry, improper, unsuitable, my (humble/deepest/sincere etc.) apologies, untimely, unseemly, favorably, inconvenient, if only, inopportune, excuse me, regrettably, alas, unsuited, unluckily, sadly, I beg your pardon, forgive me (for doing something)/forgive my doing something, I hate to say/admit, untoward.
- "Marguerite de Valois", Alexandre Dumas.
- "Bijou", Gyp.
- "Lafcadio Hearn", Nina H. Kennard.