doleful

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dole·ful

 (dōl′fəl)
adj.
1. Filled with or expressing grief; mournful. See Synonyms at sad.
2. Causing grief: a doleful loss.

dole′ful·ly adv.
dole′ful·ness n.

doleful

(ˈdəʊlfʊl)
adj
dreary; mournful. Archaic word: dolesome
ˈdolefully, ˈdolesomely adv
ˈdolefulness n

dole•ful

(ˈdoʊl fəl)

adj.
sorrowful; mournful.
[1225–75]
dole′ful•ly, adv.
dole′ful•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.doleful - filled with or evoking sadness; "the child's doleful expression"; "stared with mournful eyes"; "mournful news"
sad - experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness; "feeling sad because his dog had died"; "Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad"- Christina Rossetti

doleful

doleful

adjective
1. Full of or expressive of sorrow:
Translations
مُحْزِن، كَئيب
smutnýžalostný
sorgfuldsørgmodig
sorglegur
liūdnumassielvartingas
sērīgsskumīgs
üzgünüzüntülü

doleful

[ˈdəʊlfʊl] ADJtriste

doleful

[ˈdəʊlfʊl] adj (= miserable) [expression, manner, voice] → lugubre, triste

doleful

adj person, face, look, expressiontieftraurig, trübselig; eyes, voice, sightieftraurig; songklagend

doleful

[ˈdəʊlfʊl] adj (expression) → afflitto/a; (song, prospect) → triste

doleful

(ˈdoulful) adjective
sorrowful. a doleful expression.
ˈdolefully adverb
ˈdolefulness noun