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sorrow

verb

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to feel deep sadness or mental pain
  • the soldier's widow continued to sorrow long after her husband's last letter had turned yellow with age

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sorrow

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Synonyms & Antonyms of sorrow (Entry 2 of 2)

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Noun

sorrow, grief, anguish, woe, regret mean distress of mind. sorrow implies a sense of loss or a sense of guilt and remorse. a family united in sorrow upon the patriarch's death grief implies poignant sorrow for an immediate cause. the inexpressible grief of the bereaved parents anguish suggests torturing grief or dread. the anguish felt by the parents of the kidnapped child woe is deep or inconsolable grief or misery. cries of woe echoed throughout the bombed city regret implies pain caused by deep disappointment, fruitless longing, or unavailing remorse. nagging regret for missed opportunities

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