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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Wobegonenoun

    Lost in wo; distracted in wo; overwhelmed with sorrow.

    Etymology: wo and begone.

    Such a man,
    So dull, so dead in look, so woebegone,
    Drew Priam’s curtain in the dead of night,
    And would have told him half his Troy was burn’d;
    But Priam found the fire, ere he his tongue. William Shakespeare.

    Tancred he saw his life’s joy set at nought,
    So woebegone was he with pains of love. Edward Fairfax.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wobegone in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wobegone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    A restore
    B moan
    C jeopardize
    D disturb

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