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poignant

adjective
 
 
/ˈpɔɪnjənt/
making you feel sad
dokunaklı, üzücü, acıklı
It's a poignant story about a poor family's struggle to survive.Making people sad, shocked and upset
poignancy
 
 
/ˈpɔɪnjənsi/ noun [U]
when something is poignant
dokunaklılık, acıklılık
Making people sad, shocked and upset
poignantly adverb
üzücü bir şekilde
Translations of “poignant”
in Chinese (Traditional) 令人痛苦的,酸楚的, 深深打動人的…
in Russian трогательный…
in Chinese (Simplified) 令人痛苦的,酸楚的, 深深打动人的…
in Polish wzruszający…
(Definition of poignant from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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