tale of woe

Definition of tale of woe

  1. :  a sad story She listened to his tale of woe.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  discourse, talk

    :  a series of events or facts told or presented :  account

    :  a report of a private or confidential matter

  1. : used to express grief, regret, or distress

  1. :  a condition of deep suffering from misfortune, affliction, or grief

    :  ruinous trouble :  calamity, affliction

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