Word of the Day – Nov. 23 – Lachrymose

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Adjective: Lachrymose (LAK-ruh-mohss)

Definition:

1. Given to tears or weeping: tearful

2. Tending to cause tears: mournful

Sample sentence: During the holidays, those who have recently lost loved ones are more apt to be lachrymose.

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