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weeping

[wee-ping] /ˈwi pɪŋ/
adjective
1.
expressing grief, sorrow, or any overwhelming emotion by shedding tears:
weeping multitudes.
2.
tearful; weepy:
a weeping fit.
3.
tending or liable to cry; given to crying.
4.
dripping or oozing liquid.
5.
(of trees, shrubs, etc.) having slender, drooping branches.
Origin
900
before 900; Middle English; Old English wepende. See weep1, -ing2
Related forms
weepingly, adverb
unweeping, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for weepingly

weeping

/ˈwiːpɪŋ/
adjective
1.
(of plants) having slender hanging branches
Derived Forms
weepingly, adverb
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