Definition of mournful


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • mournful is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 13 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • mournful is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 18 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of mournful

  • filled with or evoking sadness (adjective)

    Examples

    1. stared with mournful eyes
    2. mournful news

    Synonyms

    1. doleful

  • expressing sorrow (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. plaintive

See definition of mournful in Merriam Webster