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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The showing of grief or sadness.

Usage examples (36)
  • We met Dr. Hall in such deep mourning that either his mother, his wife, or himself must be dead.
  • I'm in mourning, the kind of mourning we've all endured when a dear friend informs us "I've got cancer, and they think it's terminal."
  • Yes | No | Report from [email protected] ... wrote 5 weeks 17 hours ago the mourning is usually the best time that I seem to see the most.
  • But when did millions bow in mourning as they bow to-day? for more
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