Part of speech:
Appropriate for or suggestive of a funeral; mournful:
The definition of plaintive is something that is sad, mournful or expresses sorrow.
Find another word for elegiac. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for elegiac, like: sorrowful, mournful, funereal, plaintive, sad and knell-like.