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forlorn
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

3 uses
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Definition
sad, hopeless, pitiful and/or abandoned
  • Huck scanned his own clothing forlornly.
    Chapter 13 (85% in)
  • When he got abroad at last he was hardly grateful that he had been spared, remembering how lonely was his estate, how companionless and forlorn he was.
    Chapter 22 (95% in)
  • The village went to its rest on Tuesday night, sad and forlorn.
    Chapter 32 (15% in)

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