woe is me

Definition of woe is me

used in a humorous way to say that one is sad or upset about something

Word by Word Definitions

woe play
  1. used to express grief, regret, or distress

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

  2. : ruinous trouble : calamity, affliction

me play
  1. : objective case of i


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