mournful Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Definition of “mournful” - English Dictionary

"mournful" in British English

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uk   /ˈmɔːn.fəl/  us   /ˈmɔːrn-/
very ​sad: a mournful expression mournful ​music
adverb uk   /-i/  us   /ˈmɔːrn-/
He ​gazed mournfully out the ​window.
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/  us   /ˈmɔːrn-/
(Definition of mournful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mournful”
in Chinese (Simplified) 忧伤的, 悲痛的, 凄楚的…
in Turkish kederli, yaslı, acılı…
in Russian скорбный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 憂傷的, 悲痛的, 悽楚的…
in Polish ponury…
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