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sorrowful

adjective uk   /ˈsɒr.əʊ.fəl/  us   /ˈsɔːr.ə-/ literary
very sad: With a sorrowful sigh she folded the letter and put it away.
sorrowfully
adverb uk   /-i/  us   /ˈsɔːr.ə-/
Translations of “sorrowful”
in Korean 비탄에 잠긴…
in Arabic مُحزِن…
in Portuguese pesaroso, aflito…
in Catalan afligit, trist…
in Japanese 悲しい, 悲嘆にくれた…
in Italian triste, addolorato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 悲痛的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 悲痛的…
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