woe·ful adjective \ˈwō-fəl\
: full of woe : very sad
: very bad
: full of woe : grievous <woeful prophecies>
: involving or bringing woe
Examples of WOEFUL
- The puppy had woeful eyes.
- The student's grades were woeful.
First Known Use of WOEFUL
Related to WOEFUL
- aching, agonized, anguished, bemoaning, bewailing, bitter, deploring, doleful, dolesome, dolorous, funeral, grieving, heartbroken, lamentable, lugubrious, plaintive, plangent, regretful, rueful, sorrowful, sorry, wailing, weeping, mournful
- blissful, buoyant, buoyed, cheerful, cheery, chipper, delighted, glad, gladdened, gladsome, gleeful, happy, joyful, joyous, jubilant, sunny, upbeat
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