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Definitions

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  • adv. Not successfully; without success.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an unsuccessful manner; without success; unfortunately.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. without success

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Facts bore out this assertion, for at daybreak on Wednesday, the 18th, Grant again unsuccessfully assaulted Lee's centre and left.

    Foreign and Colonial Intelligence

  •   Mousavi, who claimed to have won the election, complained of widespread voter fraud, and called unsuccessfully for a new vote.

    Iranian Media Warned to Avoid Mention of Opposition Leaders

  • Instead, defence lawyers for Sesay - who had called unsuccessfully for the court to compel Kabbah to take the stand - presented the court with a witness statement by the former president.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • It's an old one that we've used successfully and unsuccessfully, that is the Iraqi military and police take over more and more of the responsibilities.

    CNN Transcript Mar 1, 2008

  • He took his position public in 2001, calling unsuccessfully for an independent panel to review the law.

    The Seattle Times

  • In the Dáil this week, Donegal TD Joe McHugh called unsuccessfully for the government to provide the money.

    Northern Ireland Local News

  • Do you honestly believe someone with real ties to Al Queda would "unsuccessfully" drive a car bomb into Times Square (a "bomb" that every expert has said was terribly put together and only "mildly" explosive)?

    Evening Buzz: Times Square Terror Suspect Arrested

  • If we "unsuccessfully" went after Mary Cheney last year then why are you writing about it?

    06/06/2005

  • I travel twice a week and I'm getting tired of people bringing the kitchen sink along and smashing it into my head and shoulders as they try to lift it "unsuccessfully" into the overhead bins ...

    Denver Post: News: Breaking: Local

  • I remember friends of mine frequenting 'unsuccessfully' the course of pharmacy technician for a 4yrs + duration (between

    timesofmalta.com

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