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forlorn
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Ethan Frome
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  • I saw then that the unusually forlorn and stunted look of the house was partly due to the loss of what is known in New England as the "L": that long deep-roofed adjunct usually built at right angles to the main house, and connecting it, by way of storerooms and tool-house, with the wood-shed and cow-barn.

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  • She energized the previously forlorn team.
  • She stood behind the counter with a forlorn look in her eyes.

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