deep sorrow


deep sorrow
great grief, gloomy distress

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • with deep sorrow — with great remorse, with deep regret …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sorrow — n Sorrow, grief, heartache, heartbreak, anguish, woe, regret, though not close synonyms, share the idea of distress of mind. Sorrow is the most general term, implying a sense of loss or of guilt {when you depart from me, sorrow abides and… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • sorrow — n. 1) to cause sorrow 2) to express; feel; show sorrow 3) to alleviate smb. s sorrow 4) deep, great, inexpressible, keen, profound sorrow 5) personal sorrow 6) sorrow at (to feel deep sorrow at the death of a friend) 7) to smb. s sorrow (to my… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • sorrow — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ deep, genuine, great, immense, profound, terrible, tremendous, unbearable ▪ He wrote to the dead man s mother expressing his deep sorrow …   Collocations dictionary

  • sorrow — sor|row1 [ˈsɔrəu US ˈsa:rou, ˈso: ] n [: Old English; Origin: sorg] 1.) [U] a feeling of great sadness, usually because someone has died or because something terrible has happened to you →↑grief great/deep sorrow ▪ a time of great sorrow sorrow… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sorrow — sor|row1 [ sɔrou ] noun 1. ) uncount great sadness: He sensed a feeling of profound sorrow in her voice. Television news showed families in sorrow. sorrow over/about/for: The President expressed his deep sorrow over the bombing deaths. 2. ) count …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • deep — deepness, n. /deep/, adj. deeper, deepest, n., adv., deeper, deepest. adj. 1. extending far down from the top or surface: a deep well; a deep valley. 2. extending far in or back from the front or from an edge, surface, opening, etc., considered… …   Universalium

  • deep — [[t]dip[/t]] adj. and adv. er, est, n. 1) extending far down from the top or surface: a deep well; a deep cut[/ex] 2) extending far in or back from the front: a deep shelf[/ex] 3) extending far in width; broad: a deep border[/ex] 4) ranging far… …   From formal English to slang

  • deep — /dip / (say deep) adjective 1. extending far downwards, inwards, or backwards. 2. having a specified dimension downwards, inwards, or backwards: a tank two metres deep. 3. situated far or a certain distance down, in, or back. 4. extending far in… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Deep Shadows and Brilliant Highlights — Studio album by HIM Released 27 August 2001 Genre …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.