Synonyms for mournful
- full of sorrow
- in mourning
- in pain
- in sorrow
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MOURNFUL
Is not thy tongue a-weary, mournful talker of two centuries?
And yet, when all has been said, we are confronted with a mournful but stubborn fact.
My voice had a faltering, mournful sound, and there was no answer.
Mournful, despondent, half broken-hearted, she resumed her journey.
The villages passed, mournful and solitary under the burning sun.
At least, we think the skeleton is mournful; the skeleton himself does not seem to think so.
The wind too, had increased, and it blew through the trees with a mournful sound.
Sad and mournful are thy ways, Grieving, wailing, Autumn days!
It was the long wolf-howl, full-throated and mournful, the first howl he had ever uttered.
The only melody which pleased me was that of the mournful and touching kind.
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