miserably Definition

  • 1in a wretchedly unhappy or uncomfortable manner
  • 2in a way that is unsuccessful or unsatisfactory

Using miserably: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "miserably" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    She failed miserably in her attempt to pass the exam.

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    The team played miserably in the first half of the game.

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    He was miserably poor and had to beg for food.

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    She cried miserably after hearing the news of her father's death.

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Summary: miserably in Brief

The adverb 'miserably' [ˈmɪzərəbli] refers to a state of wretched unhappiness or discomfort, often due to failure or unsatisfactory conditions. It can be used to describe a person's emotional state or the outcome of a situation, as in 'She failed miserably in her attempt to pass the exam.'