Definitions for woebegoneˈwoʊ bɪˌgɔn, -ˌgɒn
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creaky, decrepit, derelict, flea-bitten, run-down, woebegone(adj)
worn and broken down by hard use
"a creaky shack"; "a decrepit bus...its seats held together with friction tape"; "a flea-bitten sofa"; "a run-down neighborhood"; "a woebegone old shack"
affected by or full of grief or woe
"his sorrow...made him look...haggard and...woebegone"- George du Maurier
in a deplorable state
filled with or deeply affected by woe
Origin: “woe has beset me”, from wo + begon
Translations for woebegone
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- kederli, elemli, gamlı, acınası, dertli, hüzünlü, acılıTurkish
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