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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Affected by or full of grief or woe; Of very poor quality or condition.

Usage examples (37)
  • A woeful tale was told about the vanished town.
  • Time sware my life should fare in woeful waste, ii.
  • News: MS marketing for XBLC games "woeful" - Clover/Tank Strike devs scream change.
  • Crime and what many in the medical field call a woeful lack of medical treatment. for more
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