What does woeful mean?

Definitions for woeful

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word woeful.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. woebegone, woeful(adj)

    affected by or full of grief or woe

    "his sorrow...made him look...haggard and...woebegone"- George du Maurier

  2. deplorable, execrable, miserable, woeful, wretched(adj)

    of very poor quality or condition

    "deplorable housing conditions in the inner city"; "woeful treatment of the accused"; "woeful errors of judgment"

Wiktionary

  1. woeful(Adjective)

    Full of woe; sorrowful; distressed with grief or calamity.

    How many woeful widows left to bow / To sad disgrace! uE000154550uE001 Daniel.

  2. woeful(Adjective)

    Bringing calamity, distress, or affliction.

  3. woeful(Adjective)

    wretched; paltry; poor

    What woeful stuff this madrigal would be! uE000154551uE001 Pope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Woeful(adj)

    alt. of Woful

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of woeful in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of woeful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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