mourningly
adverb see mourn

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mourningly — Mourn ing*ly, adv. In a mourning manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mourningly — See mourner. * * * …   Universalium

  • mourningly — adverb In a mourning manner; grievingly …   Wiktionary

  • mourningly — mourn·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • mourningly — adverb : mournfully …   Useful english dictionary

  • mourning — mourningly, adv. /mawr ning, mohr /, n. 1. the act of a person who mourns; sorrowing or lamentation. 2. the conventional manifestation of sorrow for a person s death, esp. by the wearing of black clothes or a black armband, the hanging of flags… …   Universalium

  • mourn — verb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English murnan; akin to Old High German mornēn to mourn, Greek mermēra care more at memory Date: before 12th century intransitive verb 1. to feel or express grief or sorrow 2. to show the customary signs… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mourning — /ˈmɔnɪŋ / (say mawning) noun 1. the act of someone who mourns; sorrowing or lamentation. 2. the conventional manifestation of sorrow for a person s death, especially by the wearing of black, the hanging of flags at half mast, etc. 3. the outward… …   Australian English dictionary

  • mourning — [môr′niŋ] n. 1. the actions or feelings of one who mourns; specif., the expression of grief at someone s death 2. black clothes, drapery, etc. worn or displayed as a conventional sign of grief for the dead 3. the period during which one mourns… …   English World dictionary

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