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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Showing sorrow.

Usage examples (33)
  • tearful eyes
  • What more can be said as we gather in tearful reverence around his bier?
  • She could only press her lips in tearful silence to the one and the other of her mother's cheeks alternately.
  • A source tells E! that Britney was "tearful" - in a good way! for more
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