filled with or evoking sadness
"the child's doleful expression"; "stared with mournful eyes"; "mournful news"
griefful, mournful, bringing feelings of sadness.
The doleful peal of the bell indicated another funeral was being held.
full of dole or grief; expressing or exciting sorrow; sorrowful; sad; dismal
The numerical value of doleful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of doleful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
When griping grief the heart doth wound, and doleful dumps the mind opresses, then music, with her silver sound, with speedy help doth lend redress.
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