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Definition 1: expressing sorrow - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for plaintive in the sense of this definition

(plaintive is similar to ...) experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss

"sorrowful widows" "a sorrowful tale of death and despair" "sorrowful news" "even in laughter the heart is sorrowful"

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