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English definition of “soulful”

soulful

adjective (DEEP FEELINGS)    /ˈsəʊl.fəl/ US  /ˈsoʊl-/
expressing deep feelings, often sadness: a soulful performance/ballad The dog looked at me with its big, soulful, brown eyes.Feelings - general words soulfully     /-i/ adverb Feelings - general words soulfulness     /-nəs/ noun [U] Feelings - general words
(Definition of soulful adjective (DEEP FEELINGS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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