Synonyms of woeful


1. woebegone, woeful, sorrowful (vs. joyful)

usage: affected by or full of grief or woe; "his sorrow...made him look...haggard and...woebegone"- George du Maurier

2. deplorable, execrable, miserable, woeful, wretched, inferior (vs. superior)

usage: of very poor quality or condition; "deplorable housing conditions in the inner city"; "woeful treatment of the accused"; "woeful errors of judgment"

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