Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Mournful

Mournful

  1. Full of sorrow; expressing, or intended to express, sorrow; mourning; grieving; sad; also, causing sorrow; saddening; grievous; as, a mournful person; mournful looks, tones, loss.

Mournful Quotations

In my dreams I hear again the crash of guns, the rattle of musketry, the strange, mournful mutter of the battlefield.
Douglas MacArthur

People tell me I look mournful. They say, 'Cheer up, Dan, it's not that bad!' Sometimes I just look into space, which freaks people out. If I was ever required to do anything other than look haunted, I could. I'm a happy person.
Daniel Radcliffe

The wailing owl Screams solitary to the mournful moon.
David Mallet

Jerusalem is a festival and a lamentation. Its song is a sigh across the ages, a delicate, robust, mournful psalm at the great junction of spiritual cultures.
David K. Shipler

Santa Barbara is a paradise; Disneyland is a paradise; the U.S. is a paradise. Paradise is just paradise. Mournful, monotonous, and superficial though it may be, it is paradise. There is no other.
Jean Baudrillard
More "Mournful" Quotations

Mournful Translations

mournful in Dutch is rouw-
mournful in Latin is tristis, miserabilis, luctisonus, lacrimosus

Share with your Friends

Everyone likes a good quote - don't forget to share.