soulful


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soul·ful

 (sōl′fəl)
adj.
Full of or expressing deep feeling; profoundly emotional.

soul′ful·ly adv.
soul′ful·ness n.

soulful

(ˈsəʊlfʊl)
adj
sometimes ironic expressing profound thoughts or feelings: soulful music.
ˈsoulfully adv
ˈsoulfulness n

soul•ful

(ˈsoʊl fəl)

adj.
expressive of deep feeling or emotion: soulful eyes.
[1860–65]
soul′ful•ly, adv.
soul′ful•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.soulful - full of or expressing deep emotion; "soulful eyes"; "soulful music"
emotional - of more than usual emotion; "his behavior was highly emotional"

soulful

adjective expressive, sensitive, eloquent, moving, profound, meaningful, heartfelt, mournful his great, soulful, brown eyes
Translations
عاطِفي، مليء بالعاطِفَه
cituplný
følelsesfuld
mélyen érző
tilfinningaríkur
oduševnený

soulful

[ˈsəʊlfʊl] ADJ [gaze, look, eyes] → conmovedor; [music] → lleno de sentimiento

soulful

[ˈsəʊlfʊl] adj [eyes, look, expression, music] → mélancolique

soulful

adj lookseelenvoll; person, songgefühlvoll; eyesausdrucksstark

soulful

[ˈsəʊlfʊl] adj (gen) → pieno/a di sentimento; (eyes, expression) → espressivo/a

soul

(səul) noun
1. the spirit; the non-physical part of a person, which is often thought to continue in existence after he or she dies. People often discuss whether animals and plants have souls.
2. a person. She's a wonderful old soul.
3. (of an enterprise etc) the organizer or leader. He is the soul of the whole movement.
4. soul music.
ˈsoulful adjective
full of (usually sad, wistful etc) feeling. a soulful expression.
ˈsoulfully adverb
ˈsoulless adjective
1. (of a person) without fine feeling or nobleness.
2. (of life, a task etc) dull or very unimportant.
ˈsoul-destroying adjective
(of a task etc) very dull, boring, repetitive etc.
soul music (also soul)
a type of music, descended from American Negro gospel songs, which has great emotion.
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