To better see all uses of the word
The Mill on the Floss
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
Used In
The Mill on the Floss
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • He got down, and passed with Mr. Moss into the garden, toward an old yew-tree arbor, while his sister stood tapping her baby on the back and looking wistfully after them.

  • There are no more uses of "wistful" in the book.

    Show samples from other sources
  • Sitting in her wheelchair, she looked wistfully at the dancers.
  • I could see them smiling wistfully at us.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Walk to Remember

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading