Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TEARFUL

Fell on the anguish and hope in the tearful eyes of the mourners.

I looked at him with dim, tearful eyes, and assured him that soon he shall be free.

The girl raised her chin and the old defiance was in her tearful gaze.

Again, a young wife with a tearful voice: "A charm to make me bear children!"

Lady O'Moy, white and tearful, was discovered on the threshold.

"Nay," said I, and I looked at Luisina, who stood there so pale and tearful.

He tells of the kindness with which Whittier received his tearful confession.

I do not want them coming to see me with solemn looks and tearful voices.

Fond and tearful kisses had been exchanged and farewells spoken.

So those who expected a tearful and emotional home-coming were disappointed.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR TEARFUL

crying

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.