Definitions

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  • adj. Replete with lamentation; mournful.

Etymologies

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lament +‎ -ful

Examples

  • The early dew baptized it; the great sun laid his hot hand upon its brow and named it Death, in the name of the Mighty God; and the evening stars looked down on me, rocking Alice in my soul, and singing lamentful lullabies to her, sleeping, till such time as Lethean vapors curled through the horizon of my mind, and hid its formless shadows of suffering.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 10, No. 62, December, 1862

  • What I'm seeing here just makes me feel naseous, and deeply lamentful for my beloved old series.

    /Film

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