Fortuitously vs Inadvertently - What's the difference?

fortuitously | inadvertently |


As adverbs the difference between fortuitously and inadvertently

is that fortuitously is in a fortuitous manner while inadvertently is unintentionally, because of an oversight.

fortuitously

English

Adverb

(en adverb)
  • In a fortuitous manner.
  • inadvertently

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • unintentionally, because of an oversight
  • * 2013 , Chris Bevan, " Borussia Dortmund 0-1 Arsenal", BBC Sport , 6 November 2013:
  • Neven Subotic hooked a volley wide after Ramsey inadvertently headed a Reus free-kick back into the danger zone, and Blaszczykowski was also off target when he met Kevin Grosskreutz's cross.
    Antonyms
    * advertently * advert