Definition of Sorrower

1. Noun. A person who is feeling grief (as grieving over someone who has died).

Exact synonyms: Griever, Lamenter, Mourner
Generic synonyms: Unfortunate, Unfortunate Person
Specialized synonyms: Bearer, Pallbearer, Wailer, Weeper
Derivative terms: Grieve, Lament, Lament, Mourn, Mourn, Sorrow



Definition of Sorrower

1. one that sorrows [n -S] - See also: sorrows

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sorrower

sorrance
sorrances
sorras
sorrel
sorrel tree
sorrels
sorrier
sorries
sorriest
sorrily
sorriness
sorrinesses
sorrow
sorrowe
sorrowed
sorrower (current term)
sorrowers
sorrowes
sorroweth
sorrowful
sorrowfully
sorrowfulness
sorrowfulnesses
sorrowing
sorrowing(a)
sorrowingly
sorrowless
sorrowly
sorrows
sorrowy

Literary usage of Sorrower

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Miscellaneous Remarks Upon the Government, History, Religions, Literature by John R. Peters (1845)
"... THE sorrower WILL BE CHARGED AN OVERDUE FEE IF THIS BOOK IS NOT RETURNED TO THE LIBRARY ON OR BEFORE THE LAST DATE STAMPED BELOW. ..."

2. Sermons preached in the church of the Holy Trinity, Cheltenham by John Browne (1836)
"The godly sorrower for sin, will not only mourn because he has transgressed ... 9 And therefore the godly sorrower is always one who meditates much upon God ..."

3. Memoirs of Doctor Burney by Fanny Burney (1832)
"The task of consoling the sorrower seems, to its participator, nearly a devout one ; and the sorrower, most especially where beauty and spirit meet in that ..."

4. Memoirs of Doctor Burney by Fanny Burney (1832)
"The task of consoling the sorrower seems, to its participator, nearly a devout one; and the sorrower, most especially where beauty and spirit meet in that ..."

5. Memoirs of Doctor Burney by Fanny Burney (1832)
"The task of consoling the sorrower seems, to its participator, nearly a devout one ; and the sorrower, most especially where beauty and spirit meet in that ..."

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