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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Chiefly British Variant of dolor.

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  • n. A painful grief or suffering.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See dolor.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (poetry) painful grief

Etymologies

Anglo-Norman dolour, mainland Old French dolor (modern douleur), from Latin dolor ("pain, grief"). (Wiktionary)

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