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doleful

adjective uk   /ˈdəʊl.fəl/ us    /ˈdoʊl-/
very sad: a doleful expression
dolefully
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Translations of “doleful”
in Spanish triste…
in French triste…
in German traurig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 悲傷的,哀傷的…
in Russian скорбный…
in Turkish sıkıntılı, üzüntülü, kederli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 悲伤的,哀伤的…
in Polish żałosny, smętny…
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