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tristful

[trist-fuh l] /ˈtrɪst fəl/
adjective
1.
full of sadness; sorrowful.
Origin
1485-1495
1485-95; obsolete trist sad, gloomy (< Old French triste < Latin tristis) + -ful
Related forms
tristfully, adverb
tristfulness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for tristful

triste

/triːst/
adjective
1.
archaic words for sad
Derived Forms
tristfully, adverb
tristfulness, noun
Word Origin
from French
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