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. Vikrant Parsai:

    Don’t trust a swearing man and a weeping woman.

  2. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.

  3. George Weiss:

    Weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning.

  4. Antoine de Saint-Exupery, The Little Prince:

    One runs the risk of weeping a little, if one allows himself to be tamed.

  5. maham ibrar:

    closing your eyes in dark is better than weeping for any thing without any conclusion

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