luckily

[luhk-uh-lee]
adverb
by good luck; fortunately: Luckily we had enough money.

Origin:
1520–30; lucky + -ly

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lucky (ˈlʌkɪ)
 
adj , luckier, luckiest
1.  having or bringing good fortune
2.  happening by chance, esp as desired
 
'luckily
 
adv
 
'luckiness
 
n

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luckily
1520s, from lucky .
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Example sentences
Luckily, that's easy to do-all you have to do is follow in the tracks of his
  books.
Luckily, nature has already created broccoli that performs much that way.
Luckily, leafy greens that have almost reached the expiration point can still
  be used.
Luckily, the archaeologists have a different notion of treasure.
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