Sorrowful

Sor"row*ful

(?), a. [OE. sorweful, AS. sorgful.] 1. Full of sorrow; exhibiting sorrow; sad; dejected; distressed. "This sorrowful prisoner." Chaucer.
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My soul is exceeding sorrowful, even unto death.
Matt. xxvi. 38.
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2. Producing sorrow; exciting grief; mournful; lamentable; grievous; as, a sorrowful accident.
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Syn. -- Sad; mournful; dismal; disconsolate; drear; dreary; grievous; lamentable; doleful; distressing.
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-- Sor"row*ful*ly, adv. -- Sor"row*ful*ness, n.
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