weeper

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noun weep·er \ˈwē-pər\

Definition of weeper

  1. 1a :  one that weepsb :  a professional mourner

  2. 2 :  a small statue of a figure in mourning on a funeral monument

  3. 3 :  a badge of mourning worn especially in the 18th and 19th centuries

  4. 4 weepers plural :  long and flowing side-whiskers

  5. 5 :  tearjerker

Examples of weeper in a Sentence

  1. The movie is a weeper about a single mother facing cancer.

First Known Use of weeper

13th century




WEEPER Defined for English Language Learners

weeper

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Definition of weeper for English Language Learners

  • : a sad movie, song, etc., that makes people cry


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