wailful
1. [ adjective ] vocally expressing grief or sorrow or resembling such expression
Synonyms: wailing lamenting
Examples:

"lamenting sinners" "wailing mourners" "the wailing wind" "wailful bagpipes" "tangle her desires with wailful sonnets"- Shakespeare

Related terms: sorrowful
Similar spelling:   wilful
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