woe: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (wō), [key]
— n.
  1. grievous distress, affliction, or trouble: His woe was almost beyond description.
  2. an affliction: She suffered a fall, among her other woes.
  1. an exclamation of grief, distress, or lamentation.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also:
  • woe (Thesaurus)