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World-weary, and in despair, he apparently wished only to die.

World-weary and sorrow-crushed, she soon followed him to the spirit-land.

De Soto, world-weary and woe-stricken, died upon the banks of the river.

"Nevertheless I'll stay," answered the world-weary voice again.

The world-weary orator and lawyer was still Master Guy to him.

The world-weary man looks on with wonder, reverencing yet not comprehending.

What a world-weary sentiment for one so young and doubtless so fair.

World-weary, she immediately resolved to accept the invitation.

Say, it was a weary gesture he done it with—sort of languid and world-weary.

It is significant that Wagner was as world-weary from middle-age on as was Beethoven.

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