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Tearful

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Adjective

1. tearful

filled with or marked by tears

Example Sentences:
'tearful eyes'
'tearful entreaties'

2. dolorous, dolourous, lachrymose, tearful, weeping

showing sorrow

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Tearful

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adjective
1. 
about to cry
2. 
accompanying or indicative of weeping
a tearful expression
3. 
tending to produce tears; sad

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Tearful

see synonyms of tearful
adjective
1. 
in tears; weeping
2. 
causing tears; sad

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Tearful

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adj.
1. Filled with or accompanied by tears: tearful eyes; a tearful farewell.
2. So piteous as to excite tears: a tearful melodrama.

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