Definition of sorrowful:
melancholic, downhearted, woeful, heartbreaking, heavyhearted, bad, contemptible, regrettable, weeping, inconsolable, wistful, grief-stricken, saddened, dolesome, bleak, deploring, lamenting, homesick, base, plangent, despondent, heartsore, disconsolate, bereaved, mournful, heartsick, pitiable, deplorable, funeral, bitter, bewailing, wretched, down, piteous, heartrending, pitiful, aching, blue, grieving, subdued, bereft, downcast, sorry, lachrymose, lugubrious, elegiac, anguished, wailful, tortured, dolorous, dolourous, bemoaning, glum, miserable, doleful, afflicted, despicable, unhappy, brokenhearted, dejected, droopy, depressed, tormented, agonized, touching, study at sad, gloomy, happy, in mourning, abject, hangdog, melancholy, woebegone, woful, wailing, crestfallen, lamentable, mourning, paltry, grievous, heartbroken, moving, sad, forlorn, pathetic, down in the mouth, low, joyless, plaintive, tearful, sorrowing, low-spirited, cast down, in sorrow.
- "Hills of the Shatemuc", Susan Warner.
- "Melbourne House", Elizabeth Wetherell.
- "Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation", S. D. Gordon.