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See definition of sorrowing on Dictionary.com
  • as incrying
  • as incry
  • as inmourning
  • as insobbing
  • as inwailing

synonyms for sorrowing

  • mourning
  • sobbing
  • tearful
  • howl
  • lament
  • sob
  • bawl
  • bawling
  • bewailing
  • blubber
  • blubbering
  • howling
  • keening
  • lamentation
  • mourning
  • snivel
  • snivelling
  • sobbing
  • tears
  • wailing
  • weeping
  • whimpering
  • yowl
  • shedding tears
  • the blues
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How to use sorrowing in a sentence

There were to be many things yet which Felipe could not fathom in this lovely, sorrowing, sunny sister of his.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
She then left to get the doctor summoned, leaving the sorrowing parents to look after the girl till she returned.
THE UNDERWORLDJAMES C. WELSH
This is his portrait, taken the day before he left America, for the benefit of sorrowing friends.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
His Mary, like that of the Flemish painters, is a sorrowing woman, the embodiment of unending grief.
THE HISTORY OF MODERN PAINTING, VOLUME 1 (OF 4)RICHARD MUTHER
Pitiful to our faults, sorrowing with our griefs, rejoicing in our joys.
LITTLE POLLIEGERTRUDE P. DYER
After sorrowing long for her death, he found her one night in a deep and solitary dale amid a number of women.
THE SCIENCE OF FAIRY TALESEDWIN SIDNEY HARTLAND
In these I see sympathy for the poor, the sorrowing, and the dependent; I see a tender love for helpless childhood.
RUTH HALLFANNY FERN
And saying this, he gathered up his robe and shook it, and turned away from his brother sorrowing.
THE PORTLAND SKETCH BOOKVARIOUS
The group of adoring, sorrowing saints on the right hand are admirable for earnest truthfulness of representation.
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. II (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
Everything seemed sorrowing in silence at our loss; and he that would pine most, alone was ignorant of it.
BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IIVARIOUS
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