Synonyms for Woefully:

adv.

adversely (adverb)
catastrophically, tragically, unfortunately, calamitously, disastrously, inauspiciously, unfavorably, antipathetically, Difficultly, unluckily, detrimentally, perilously, adversely, unpropitiously, unhappily.
dejectedly (adverb)
anxiously, glumly, wistfully, morosely, joylessly, grimly, despondently, gloomily, melancholically, dejectedly, disconsolately, pensively, plaintively, Contemplatively, mournfully, sadly, despairingly, sullenly, downheartedly, moodily, dolorously, drearily.
painfully (adverb)
disagreeably, distressfully, oppressively, miserably, bitingly, bitterly, grievously, odiously, tryingly, unpleasantly, cruelly, aggravatingly, offensively, arduously, troublesomely, distressingly, achingly, horrendously, acutely, witheringly, torturously, gnawingly, uncomfortably, Insufferably, severely, annoyingly, unbearably, tormentingly, sorely, stingingly, agonizingly, painfully, hurtfully, irksomely, gruelingly, irritatingly, smartingly, piercingly, excruciatingly.
sorely (adverb)
distressfully, grievously, painfully, sadly, acutely, severely.

adv

adversely (adverb)
distressfully, unfavorably, inauspiciously, unluckily, troublesomely, unpropitiously, perilously, detrimentally, tragically, unhappily, antipathetically, grievously, calamitously, miserably, Difficultly, adversely, disastrously, catastrophically, unfortunately.
badly (adverb)
sorely.
dejectedly (adverb)
drearily, disconsolately, anxiously, gloomily, wistfully, plaintively, despondently, melancholically, Contemplatively, sadly, joylessly, morosely, glumly, sullenly, dolorously, pensively, mournfully, despairingly, moodily, miserably, dejectedly, downheartedly, grimly.
painfully (adverb)
disagreeably, distressfully, oppressively, miserably, bitingly, bitterly, grievously, odiously, tryingly, unpleasantly, cruelly, aggravatingly, offensively, arduously, troublesomely, distressingly, achingly, horrendously, acutely, witheringly, torturously, gnawingly, uncomfortably, Insufferably, severely, annoyingly, unbearably, tormentingly, sorely, stingingly, agonizingly, painfully, hurtfully, irksomely, gruelingly, irritatingly, smartingly, piercingly, excruciatingly.

n.

hopelessly, utter, such as it is, utterly, sorry, excruciating, thorough, unspeakable, downright. homesick, gloomy, subdued, miserable, melancholy, unhappy, bleak, sad, sorrowful, wistful. woefully (noun)
lamentably, deplorably, sadly.

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Other relevant words:
lamentably, miserable, sorry, bleak, deplorably, gloomy, sorrowful, sad.

Usage examples for woefully

  1. He proved woefully ignorant. – A Little Florida Lady by Dorothy C. Paine
  2. Everyone was eager for news, but it was woefully scarce. – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder