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Definitionsad, hopeless and/or abandoned
- On the stoop of her rooming house, she said to him forlornly, "I'm sorry if I let you down ...."2.2 Part 2 Chapter 2 -- The Aristocracy of Pull (29% in)
- After a moment, he said in a tone of forlorn astonishment, "I hadn't thought of that at all, Mr. Rearden.3.5 Part 3 Chapter 5 -- Their Brothers' Keepers (48% in)
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