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deep mourning

noun
1.
completely black mourning clothes made of a drab material:
After her brother died, she was in deep mourning for a year.
Origin of deep mourning
1715-1725
1715-25
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  • I wore my deep-mourning dress for the first time that day, and Mabel, similarly attired, sat beside me.

    Miriam Monfort Catherine A. Warfield

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