Part of speech:
The definition of mournful is feeling or expressing sorrow, grief or depression.
The definition of pitiful is a person of thing for which one feels sorry.
In low spirits; depressed; disheartened
Feeling or characterized by sadness or dejection.
The definition of dire is something so bad or scary that it causes distress or terror.
The definition of disconsolate is someone who cannot be comforted, or is a place or thing that offers no comforts.
(Obsolete) Dreadful; disastrous.
Affected or marked by low spirits; dejected.
(Of eyes) Looking downwards.
Requiring serious thought; important; weighty
Producing a strong emotional reaction:
The definition of melancholy is someone or something that is sad or gloomy.
Feeling, showing, or expressing deep sorrow, grief, or wretchedness:
The definition of glad is feeling pleased, happy, satisfied or grateful.
The definition of joyful is expressing delight or happiness.
The definition of dolorous is a person who is very sad.
The definition of plaintive is something that is sad, mournful or expresses sorrow.
Causing, feeling, or expressing sorrow or regret:
To be lamented; grievous; deplorable; distressing
Eliciting or deserving regret:
Very inferior; of poorest quality
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