Meaning of sorrowfully in English:


Pronunciation /ˈsɒrə(ʊ)fʊli/ /ˈsɒrə(ʊ)f(ə)li/


See sorrowful

  • ‘However, upon arriving on campus, I sorrowfully discovered that this club was hibernating.’
  • ‘Finally, he experienced a sort of seizure, and I watched sorrowfully as his wife wheeled him away.’
  • ‘He sorrowfully mumbled his last lines with his head trapped in the curtains.’
  • ‘‘That's the longest you'll been gone,’ she added sorrowfully.’
  • ‘But, as Irwine would doubtless point out, sorrowfully but firmly, the security of England's institutions is more important than the fate of a light-headed milkmaid.’



/ˈsɒrə(ʊ)fʊli/ /ˈsɒrə(ʊ)f(ə)li/