Word of the Day: Lachrymose

Lachrymose

Say It: lach·ry·mose

Part of Speech: adjective

Definition (as defined by Merriam-Webster): given to tears or weeping.

Used in a Sentence (aka How I Found It): “It was loud, lachrymose, and – as far as David Sanderson could tell – note perfect.” Just After Sunset by Stephen King

Origin: Latin, first used in1727

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