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lugubrious
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

2 uses
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Definition
excessively mournful
  • Presently a dog set up a long, lugubrious howl just outside—within ten feet of them.
    Chapter 10 (42% in)
  • That long, lugubrious howl rose on the night air again!
    Chapter 10 (70% in)

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