Nouns (3)

weeping, crying, tears
n. the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds); "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"

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Adjectives (10)

cernuous, weeping, pendulous, nodding, drooping
adj. having branches or flower heads that bend downward; "nodding daffodils"; "the pendulous branches of a weeping willow"; "lilacs with drooping panicles of fragrant flowers"
dolourous, weeping, tearful, lachrymose, dolorous
adj. showing sorrow

Fuzzynyms (29)

schmalzy, slushy, soupy, soppy, sentimental, schmaltzy, mushy, kitschy, mawkish, maudlin, hokey, drippy, bathetic
adj. effusively or insincerely emotional; "a bathetic novel"; "maudlin expressions of sympathy"; "mushy effusiveness"; "a schmaltzy song"; "sentimental soap operas"; "slushy poetry"
severe
adj. very bad in degree or extent; "a severe worldwide depression"; "the house suffered severe damage"
ruthful, rueful, remorseful, contrite
adj. feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses
watery-eyed, teary-eyed, teary
adj. with eyes full of tears
weepy
adj. liable to weep easily

Synonyms (57)

decumbent, accumbent, recumbent
adj. lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
bent, bended
adj. used of the back and knees; stooped; "on bended knee"; "with bent (or bended) back"
couchant
adj. lying on the stomach with head raised with legs pointed forward
hunkered down, hunkered, crouching, crouched, huddled
adj. squatting close to the ground; "poorly clothed men huddled low against the wind"; "he stayed in the ditch hunkered down"
sleeping, dormant
adj. lying with head on paws as if sleeping
prostrate, flat
adj. stretched out and lying at full length along the ground; "found himself lying flat on the floor"
stooped, round-shouldered, round-backed, stooping, hunched, crooked
adj. having the back and shoulders rounded; not erect; "a little oldish misshapen stooping woman"
kneeling
adj. (unerect)
leaning
adj. departing or being caused to depart from the true vertical or horizontal; "the leaning tower of Pisa"; "the headstones were tilted"
lounging, lolling
adj. lying in a relaxed manner
prostrate, prone
adj. lying face downward
slumped, slouched, slouching
adj. with shoulders drooping
resupine, supine
adj. lying face upward
suffering
adj. troubled by pain or loss; "suffering refugees"
sorrowing, mourning, grief-stricken, grieving, bereft, bereaved
adj. sorrowful through loss or deprivation; "bereft of hope"
bitter
adj. proceeding from or exhibiting great hostility or animosity; "a bitter struggle"; "bitter enemies"
heartsick, heartbroken, brokenhearted
adj. full of sorrow
doleful, saddening, unhappy
adj. causing or suggestive of sorrow or gloom; "a gloomy outlook"; "gloomy news"
elegiac
adj. expressing sorrow often for something past; "an elegiac lament for youthful ideals"
heartrending, heartbreaking, grievous
adj. causing or marked by grief or anguish; "a grievous loss"; "a grievous cry"; "her sigh was heartbreaking"; "the heartrending words of Rabin's granddaughter"
lamentable
adj. bad; unfortunate; "my finances were in a deplorable state"; "a lamentable decision"; "her clothes were in sad shape"; "a sorry state of affairs"
lugubrious
adj. excessively mournful
plaintive, mournful
adj. expressing sorrow
woeful, woebegone
adj. affected by or full of grief or woe; "his sorrow...made him look...haggard and...woebegone"- George du Maurier
sad
adj. of things that make you feel sad; "sad news"; "she doesn't like sad movies"; "it was a very sad story"; "When I am dead, my dearest, / Sing no sad songs for me"- Christina Rossetti

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