(1) Gradually throughout the 1920s the Anzac Day service became less and less akin to a mournful funeral.(2) A single figure stepped toward the pyre and a mournful cry of loss and sorrow tore up into the night.(3) Perhaps it was the heat, the lack of dinner in my belly, or some deep animal instinct, but I suddenly felt the urge to tip my head back and howl like a mournful dog.(4) A voiceover started up, relaying a message of mournful defiance - I have completely forgotten what it said.(5) He wore sometimes a mournful look, at other times an almost blank expression as he followed his beloved grandmother.(6) The answer is emphatic, the expression on the face is mournful .(7) Winter was over but there was room for a twinge of regret, it seemed to me, and a little mournful Polish fatalism.(8) Everett had a very deep bass voice that sounded perpetually gloomy and mournful when a person wasn't used to him.(9) Ms. Kim plays a mournful noblewoman from Korea's Joseon Dynasty who later becomes a slave in China.(10) He came over and sat by my chair, a look of mournful regret on his open honest little face.(11) His reply was quite the most mournful plea for understanding I had ever heard in three decades of involvement in the crazy inexplicable world of racing.(12) I woke up when I heard the mournful cry of a harpooned whale.(13) The villagers all line the dock, tears welling in their respective eyes, waving a mournful farewell to the departing sailors.(14) I am sure Jimmy would not have wanted us to be mournful .(15) Quite obviously, there is a deeply mournful element to the novel.(16) ‘We're not going to be all mournful ,’ her husband Rob said before the funeral.
1. sad ::
2. plaintive ::
3. doleful ::
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♪ (MOURNFUL MUSIC SWELLS) ♪
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