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Meaning of DOLOR

Pronunciation:  'dowlur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  painful grief; a poetic term
 

DOLOR is a 5 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: dolour
 
 See Also: brokenheartedness, grief, heartache, heartbreak

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Do"lor\, n. [OE. dolor, dolur, dolour, F. douleur, L.
dolor, fr. dolere. See 1st {Dole}.]
Pain; grief; distress; anguish. [Written also {dolour}.]
[Poetic]

      Of death and dolor telling sad tidings.  --Spenser.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ache, aches and pains, aching, agony, blow, cramp, cut, discomfort, distress, grief, hurt, hurting, injury, lesion, malaise, misery, nasty blow, pain, pang, passion, Schmerz, shock, sore, sore spot, spasm, stress, stress of life, stroke, suffering, tender spot, throes, wound, wrench
 

 

 

 

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