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Sorrow; grief.

[Middle English dolour, from Old French, from Latin dolor, pain, from dolēre, to suffer, feel pain.]


(ˈdoʊ lər)

sorrow; grief.
Also, esp. Brit.,do′lour.
[1275–1325; Middle English dolour (< Anglo-French) < Latin dolor=dol(ēre) to feel pain + -or -or1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dolor - (poetry) painful grief
poesy, poetry, verse - literature in metrical form
brokenheartedness, grief, heartache, heartbreak - intense sorrow caused by loss of a loved one (especially by death)
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by SAOIRSE MCGARRIGLE DOLORES O'Riordan was remembered for her generous spirit as she was laid to rest yesterday.
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Dolores y Katia Aveiro, la madre y la hermana de Cristiano Ronaldo presentaron en Portugal el libro Recetas de mi querida madre.
SThe popular S4C programme will introduce "ground-breaking" Dolores, played by actress Lynn Hunter, into life in Cwmderi on Tuesday, October 20 - and the character promises to shake things up in the BBC Wales-produced programme.
Con el mismo optimismo que Dolores nos ha transmitido siempre, no solo durante los ultimos meses.
ABS has appointed Dolores Martos as the Managing Director of the Americas.