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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) sorrowful

Synonyms: sorrowful Definition: experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss Usage: sorrowful widows; a sorrowful tale of death and despair; sorrowful news; even in laughter the heart is sorrowful- Proverbs 14:13

Hypernyms: tormented, tortured, anguished Definition: experiencing intense pain especially mental pain Usage: an anguished conscience; a small tormented schoolboy; a tortured witness to another's humiliation

Hypernyms: bereaved, bereft, sorrowing, mourning, grief-stricken, grieving Definition: sorrowful through loss or deprivation Usage: bereft of hope

Hypernyms: bitter Definition: expressive of severe grief or regret Usage: shed bitter tears

Hypernyms: heartbroken, heartsick, brokenhearted Definition: full of sorrow

Hypernyms: lachrymose, weeping, tearful, dolorous, dolourous Definition: showing sorrow

Hypernyms: elegiac Definition: expressing sorrow often for something past Usage: an elegiac lament for youthful ideals

Hypernyms: heartbreaking, heartrending, grievous Definition: causing or marked by grief or anguish Usage: a grievous loss; a grievous cry; her sigh was heartbreaking; the heartrending words of Rabin's granddaughter

Hypernyms: lamenting, wailful, wailing Definition: vocally expressing grief or sorrow or resembling such expression Usage: lamenting sinners; wailing mourners; the wailing wind; wailful bagpipes; tangle her desires with wailful sonnets- Shakespeare

Hypernyms: lugubrious Definition: excessively mournful

Hypernyms: plaintive, mournful Definition: expressing sorrow

Hypernyms: sad Definition: of things that make you feel sad Usage: sad news; she doesn't like sad movies; it was a very sad story; When I am dead, my dearest, / Sing no sad songs for me- Christina Rossetti

Hypernyms: woebegone, woeful Definition: affected by or full of grief or woe Usage: his sorrow...made him look...haggard and...woebegone- George du Maurier