What does the word Woful mean?

    Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Accompanied by or causing wo; melancholy; sorrowful; doleful. woeful.

Usage examples for Woful

  1. But I heard enough to know that they were as mischievous as the day is long, and that they kept their poor old great- aunt Patricia in a woful state of nervous excitement from morning till night. – The Story of Dago by Annie Fellows-Johnston
  2. It would have been a woful match for both. – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe