Meaning of plangorous in English:

plangorous

Pronunciation /ˈplaŋɡ(ə)rəs/

adjective

poetic
  • Resonant or plaintive in sound; characterized by loud lamentation.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Nashe (d. c1601), writer. From plangor or its etymon classical Latin plangor + -ous.