Wednesday, June 25, 2008
Definitions for forlorn
- Sad and lonely because deserted, abandoned, or lost.
- Bereft; forsaken.
- Wretched or pitiful in appearance or condition.
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Citations for forlorn
Henry had felt guilty at abandoning his sister; he had married not once but twice, leaving Rose forlorn.
In these forlorn regions of unknowable dreary space, this reservoir of frost and snow, where firm fields of ice, the accumulation of centuries of winters, glazed in Alpine heights above heights, surround the pole, and concentre the multiplied rigours of extreme cold.