What is another word for dolefully?

45 synonyms found


[ dˈə͡ʊlfəlɪ], [ dˈə‍ʊlfəlɪ], [ d_ˈəʊ_l_f_ə_l_ɪ]

Dolefully is an adverb often used to describe a sad or mournful emotional state. There are several synonyms that may be used in its place to convey a similar meaning. These include sorrowfully, mournfully, melancholically, dejectedly, woefully, and sadly, among others. Each of these words highlights the sense of deep sadness and despair that dolefully conveys. The choice of synonym may depend on the particular tone and context of the sentence or passage, and the intended effect on the reader or listener. Therefore, it is important for writers and speakers to have a strong vocabulary of related words to communicate their thoughts effectively.

Related words: sadly, dolefully, downhearted, dismayed

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    How to use "Dolefully" in context?

    When someone uses the word "dolefully," it means with a sad or melancholy feeling. Dolefully may also refer to being full of pity for someone or something.

    Homophones for Dolefully:

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