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unenthusiastically

(ˌʌnɪnθjuːzɪˈæstɪkəlɪ)
adv
in a manner lacking in enthusiasm
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Adv.1.unenthusiastically - without enthusiasmunenthusiastically - without enthusiasm; showing no enthusiasm; "the children opened the presents unenthusiastically"
enthusiastically - with enthusiasm; in an enthusiastic manner; "they discussed the question enthusiastically"
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Translations

unenthusiastically

[ˈʌnɪnˌθuːzɪˈæstɪkəlɪ] ADVsin entusiasmo
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unenthusiastically

advwenig begeistert, ohne Begeisterung
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unenthusiastically

[ˌʌnɪnˌθuːzɪˈæstɪklɪ] advsenza entusiasmo
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