Definition of poignancies


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • poignancies is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 16 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • poignancies is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 21 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of poignancies

  • a state of deeply felt distress or sorrow (noun)

    Examples

    1. a moment of extraordinary poignancy

    Synonyms

    1. poignance

  • a quality that arouses emotions (especially pity or sorrow) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. pathos

See definition of poignancies in Merriam Webster