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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Convulsive gasp made while weeping.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used with object) : to sob oneself to sleep
  • One afternoon he came in sobbing, with his golden curls full of burrs.
  • I cry every time I read it and begin sobbing halfway through the animated movie.
  • His heart is pounding; his head is reeling; his breath is coming in sobbing gasps! for more
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