Bereft and Sorrowful


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Bereft adjective – Sorrowful through loss or deprivation.
Usage example: bereft of hope

Sorrowful and bereft are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Sorrowful" instead an adjective "Bereft".
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Sorrowful adjective – Experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss.
Usage example: sorrowful news

Bereft and sorrowful are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Bereft" instead an adjective "Sorrowful".
Nearby Words: sorrow, sorrowed, sorrowing, sorrowfully
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Sorrowful or Bereft. 2016. Accessed November 29, 2020.

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