Mourn"ing, a. 1. Grieving; sorrowing; lamenting.
2. Employed to express sorrow or grief; worn or used as appropriate to the condition of one bereaved or sorrowing; as,
mourning garments; a
mourning ring; a
mourning pin, and the like.
(Bot.), a garden flower (Scabiosa atropurpurea) with dark purple or crimson flowers in flattened heads. --
(Zol.), a wild dove (Zenaidura macroura) found throughout the United States; -- so named from its plaintive note. Called also
Carolina dove. See Illust. under Dove. --
(Zol.), an American ground warbler (Geothlypis Philadelphia). The male has the head, neck, and chest, deep ash-gray, mixed with black on the throat and chest; other lower parts are pure yellow.
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