Sentence Examples


  • At the mournful note in her voice, he hugged her tightly.
  • The wind blew the entire night, creaking and groaning about the old building in a mournful dirge.
  • He did not sing like a trained singer who knows he is listened to, but like the birds, evidently giving vent to the sounds in the same way that one stretches oneself or walks about to get rid of stiffness, and the sounds were always high-pitched, mournful, delicate, and almost feminine, and his face at such times was very serious.
  • The mournful retreat began on Oct.
  • He took the dispatch which was addressed to him and began to read it with a mournful expression.
 

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