Definition of 'dolorous'
Example sentences containing 'dolorous'
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She stared at him; his long face, his dolorous expression, his unbelievable aura of insufferable complacency. BEHINDLINGS (2002)This struck Will as tasteless, which fact must have registered on his long, dolorous features, because the drinker said, "I'm sorry. EVERVILLE (2002)
It erupted at last in a dolorous, elongated syllable as Christopher caught her in his arms and felt his sunglasses bruise his chest. FAMILY BLESSINGS (2002)
Synonyms of 'dolorous'
sorrowful, sad, painful, distressing
Trends of 'dolorous'
Used Rarely. dolorous is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of dolorous from the Collins English Dictionary
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