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forlorn
used in In Cold Blood

2 uses
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Definition
sad, hopeless, pitiful and/or abandoned
  • Wind frolicked the skirt and made the scarecrow sway-made it seem a creature forlornly dancing in the cold December field.
    2 — Persons Unknown (97% in)
  • And yet it was true that the farm nowadays made him uneasy: the locked house, Nancy's horse forlornly waiting in a field, the odor of windfall apples rotting under the apple trees, and the absence of voices-Kenyon calling Nancy to the telephone, Herb whistling, his glad "Good morning, Paul.
    2 — Persons Unknown (56% in)

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