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disconsolate
used in The Grapes of Wrath

4 uses
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Definition
sad beyond comforting
  • Two cars loaded with disconsolate men drove down into the camp.
    Chapter 20 (53% in)
  • He squatted down disconsolately and poured himself a cup of coffee.
    Chapter 22 (52% in)
  • " "Yes," Casy said disconsolately.
    Chapter 26 (61% in)
  • The pickers clustered disconsolately back to the barnyard and stood in line to be paid off.
    Chapter 28 (90% in)

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