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mercifully

US [ˈmɜrsɪfəli]
UK [ˈmɜː(r)sɪf(ə)li]
  • adv.仁慈地;(不幸中)幸运地;宽大地
  • Web上帝仁慈所以幸运;宽厚地;幸运的是
mercifully
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adv.
1.
(不幸中)幸运地used to show that you feel sb/sth is lucky because a situation could have been much worse
Deaths from the disease are mercifully rare.
这种疾病很少造成死亡,算是不幸中之幸。
Mercifully, everyone arrived on time.
幸而每个人都按时赶到。
2.
仁慈地;宽大地in a kind way
He was treated mercifully.
他受到了宽大对待。

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