- Sorrowful Sor"row*ful, a. [OE. sorweful, AS. sorgful.]
1. Full of sorrow; exhibiting sorrow; sad; dejected;
distressed. ``This sorrowful prisoner.'' --Chaucer.
My soul is exceeding sorrowful, even unto death. --Matt. xxvi. 38. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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sorrowfully — adverb Done in a sorrowful manner, done with sorrow and regret. Sorrowfully Dorothy left the Throne Room and went back where the Lion and the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman were waiting to hear what Oz had said to her. There is no hope for me, she … Wiktionary
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sorrowfully — adverb see sorrowful … New Collegiate Dictionary
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sorrowfully — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. regretfully, weeping, in sorrow, in sadness, in dejection; see also sadly … English dictionary for students
sorrowfully — adv. with sorrow, with regret, mournfully, sadly … English contemporary dictionary
sorrowfully — sor·row·ful·ly … English syllables
sorrowfully — See: sorrowful … English dictionary
sorrowfully — adverb 1. in a sorrowful manner • Derived from adjective: ↑sorrowful 2. with sadness; in a sorrowful manner his mother looked at him dolefully when he told her he had joined the Army • Syn: ↑dolefully • Derived from adjective: ↑ … Useful english dictionary