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Synonyms for dolorous

showing sorrow

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The apparent single-mindedness of the monochromes played off the slutty, spindly black palm trees as they wave dolorously against radioactive Hotel California sunsets.
113), which we sense him dolorously mourning throughout.
Moreover, Trent noted that Frank kept this moniker until the climactic moment in the sizzling desert when, within a drop of sweat of his death (and Hidalgo's), Frank summoned his Sioux ancestors with a dolorously wavering chant, which was answered by an apparition of his mother whispering words whose mystical and soughing echo cooled the sands with .
I haue ben hanged shamefully and dolorously crucyfyed for you.
As for the dolorously doled-out particulars of Faith's story, they add up to a not-unconvincing tale of radical idealism gone terribly, violently wrong.