Thesaurus / woeful

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Its strength of schedule ranks 78th out of 127 schools, and its only Power Five win was against the woeful Kansas Jayhawks.

Nathalie wept on in woeful lamentation, feeling with the untriedness of youth that she was a great martyr.

This would serve to impress the reader with the woeful vicissitudes of sublunary things.

He was deathly pale, dripping with water, and in his bonny blue eyes was a wild, woeful look that made my blood run cold.

A brief interval of silence followed her woeful declaration.

Arrived at his starting-point, he dropped Jeremiah to the ground, who slowly rose, in a woeful plight.

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A woeful man was Gerardo, hearing suddenly this news, and knowing what his dear wife must have suffered ere she died.

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Since then the three little girls had done their best, but there was a woeful change.

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Henry denied the woeful state of the country which the Constitutionalist speakers had pictured.

Grenfell could not resist the silent call of their woeful faces.

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