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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who is feeling grief (as grieving over someone who has died).

Usage examples (28)
  • The mourner is cheared, and the anxious have rest;
  • Corporeal metaphors for the child appear often in the texts, especially when the mourner is not the biological mother.
  • The bench upon which they are commanded to sit upon is called the mourner's bench.
  • The reflections of a mourner are a relentless accounting, and there is no bottom line. for more
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