Definitions for weepingˈwi pɪŋ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word weeping

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crying, weeping, tears(adj)

    the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds)

    "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"

  2. dolorous, dolourous, lachrymose, tearful, weeping(adj)

    showing sorrow

  3. cernuous, drooping, nodding, pendulous, weeping(adj)

    having branches or flower heads that bend downward

    "nodding daffodils"; "the pendulous branches of a weeping willow"; "lilacs with drooping panicles of fragrant flowers"

Wiktionary

  1. weeping(Noun)

    Action of the verb to weep.

    Their constant weepings kept us awake.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Weeping

    of Weep

  2. Weeping(noun)

    the act of one who weeps; lamentation with tears; shedding of tears

  3. Weeping(adj)

    grieving; lamenting; shedding tears

  4. Weeping(adj)

    discharging water, or other liquid, in drops or very slowly; surcharged with water

  5. Weeping(adj)

    having slender, pendent branches; -- said of trees; as, weeping willow; a weeping ash

  6. Weeping(adj)

    pertaining to lamentation, or those who weep

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of weeping in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of weeping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.

  2. Alex Gibney:

    The imperative for me to make this film was why so many people who didn't know Steve Jobs were weeping when Steve Jobs left.

  3. Kahlil Gibran:

    When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.

  4. Johann von Goethe:

    Who never ate his bread in sorrow, Who never spent the darksome hours Weeping, and watching for the morrow,-- He knows ye not, ye gloomy Powers.

  5. Ohio Gov. John Kasich:

    This lady holds up her hand and starts talking about her 31-year-old addicted daughter and the whole place is like weeping. ... It's just amazing to me.

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