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sor·row

 (sŏr′ō, sôr′ō)
n.
1. Mental suffering caused by loss, disappointment, or misfortune, or an instance of this: tried to assuage her sorrows. See Synonyms at regret.
2. A source or cause of sorrow; a misfortune: "I must struggle through my sorrows and difficulties as I can" (Jane Austen).
3. Expression of sorrow, or an instance of this: I listened to his sorrows.
intr.v. sor·rowed, sor·row·ing, sor·rows
To feel or express sorrow. See Synonyms at grieve.

[Middle English sorwe, from Old English sorg.]

sor′row·er n.

sorrowing

(ˈsɒrəʊɪŋ)
adj
experiencing or expressing sorrow
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sorrowing - sorrowful through loss or deprivationsorrowing - sorrowful through loss or deprivation; "bereft of hope"
sorrowful - experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss; "sorrowful widows"; "a sorrowful tale of death and despair"; "sorrowful news"; "even in laughter the heart is sorrowful"- Proverbs 14:13
Translations

sorrowing

[ˈsɒrəʊɪŋ] ADJafligido

sorrowing

[ˈsɒrəʊɪŋ] adj (liter) → addolorato/a, afflitto/a
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As Saul/Paul David Stout delivered an engaging interpretation, fierce and implacable as the Roman gauleiter, sorrowingly remorseful as the convertee Paul who has literally seen the light.
Tchaikovsky had been the main element in the programme, beginning with Francesca da Rimini, timbres dark and sombre at the opening, strings leaping and searing under Simonov's understated beat, and with a sorrowingly searching clarinet narrative.
Stuart Skelton broke the heart as the shambolically victimised Grimes, and from a largely excellent cast Alan Opie was a sorrowingly wise Captain Balstrode.