She knew she had made the right marriage when she lost the election, miserably.
So, miserably, he resorted to the autocue, and even this he turned into a disaster.
I had expected Alaska to be miserably cold, with howling winds and fierce storms.
But Bennett, a religious IDF commander and self-made multimillionaire, failed us miserably on two leadership issues.
Piedmontese attempts to recruit soldiers elsewhere in Italy miserably failed.
We passed the night miserably wet and cold, and in the morning I heard heavy complaints of our deplorable situation.
The public diligences are few in number, and most miserably managed.
Suddenly the girl felt very old and experienced, and miserably wise in the ways of the world.
Assuredly they would perish most miserably in utter destruction.
In these, to him, strange habiliments, he looked so miserably uncomfortable that I could not help pitying him.
early 15c., "full of misery, causing wretchedness" (of conditions), from Old French miserable "prone to pity, merciful," and directly from Latin miserabilis "pitiable, miserable, deplorable, lamentable," from miserari "to pity, lament, deplore," from miser "wretched" (see miser). Of persons, "existing in a state of misery" it is attested from 1520s.