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.
  • The mournful retreat began on Oct.
  • Marriage had only brought a mournful series of infant funerals.
  • Slowly and obscurely the Renaissance comes to Scotland; its presence is indicated by the artistic tastes of the king, and, later, by the sweet and mournful poetry of Henryson.