dolorous

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dolorous englannista suomeksi

  1. murheellinen

dolorous englanniksi

  1. Solemnly or ponderously sad.

  2. 1596, Spenser|Edmund Spenser, ''The Faerie Queene'', Book 5, Canto 4:

  3. Through dolorous despaire, which she conceyved,
    Into the Sea her selfe did headlong throw,
    Thinking to have her griefe by death bereaved.
  4. 1645, Milton|John Milton, "On the Morning of Christ's Nativity", stanza 14:

  5. . . . Hell itself will pass away,
    And leave her dolorous mansions to the peering day.
  6. (quote-text)|title=A Tale of Two Cities|chapter=30|passage=From this prison here of horror, whence I every hour tend nearer and nearer to destruction, I send you . . . the assurance of my dolorous and unhappy service.

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  8. 2001 June 24, Stefan Kanfer, "Author, Teacher, Witness," ''Time'':

  9. As World War II came to a close, the gaunt and dolorous child was liberated at yet another death camp, Buchenwald.