Definition of mournful:
lamentable, wretched, woful, plaintive, pitiful, happy, piteous, sad, doleful, mourning, rueful, pathetic, grievous, distressing, abject, forlorn, moving, regrettable, unhappy, paltry, despicable, base, lugubrious, woebegone, sorrowful, deplorable, pitiable, contemptible, touching.
dejected (part of speech: adjective)
- "The Adventures of a Country Boy at a Country Fair", James Otis.
- "The Prussian Terror", Alexandre Dumas.