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Wistful (vaguely longing, sadly thoughtful) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Barron's essential words for the GRE, which includes 800 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.
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Definition of the adjective wistful
What does wistful mean as an attribute of a noun?
adjective - degrees: more wistful / most wistful
- showing pensive sadness
Alternative definition of the adjective wistful
- full of yearning or longing
- synonym: melancholy
- sad and thoughtful
Definition of the adjective wistful for high school students
- full of yearning; musingly sad
- example: Since her pet rabbit died, Edda missed it terribly and sat around wistful all day long.
The adjective wistful is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.
Wistful was an American Thoroughbred racehorse. The daughter of Sun Again and granddaughter of Sun Teddy is best remembered for wins in the Kentucky Oaks, the Coaching Club American Oaks, the Black-Eyed Susan Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. In 1949, she was voted by the country's top sports writers as the American Champion Three-Year-Old Filly.
- born in (69 years ago)
"Wistful" is a musical album of Wistful.
- released in (4 years ago)
Wistful is a musical group.
- album: "Wistful"
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Wistful
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by Sally-Anne Lambert
mitaotao wistful whénako / whénakonako Being wistful / *Regretting kéhau Tranquilised / Allayed / *Love, gentle, soft miriri Based / Allayed mauru Relaxed parohe / péroherohe Relaxing rorcrore Causing relaxation or weakness / Gentle / Soft ...
Given Names Listed by Meaning, 2d ed. by Yvonne Navarro
girl; maiden; noble Ilse f maiden; noble; truthful Ima f girl; lover; nature; now Imako f now Imala f disciplinarian Imalda f wistful Iman f believer Iman m faith Imani f trustworthy Imelda f wistful Imelida f wistful Imena f dream Immanuel m God/god ...
by Bartłomiej Beniowski
WINKINGLY winkingle WINNER winer WINNING wining , WINNow wine WINNow ER wineer WINsoME winsum WINTER winter WINTERLY winterle WISHFUL wishful WISHFULLY wishfula WISP wisp WIST wist WISTFUL wistful WISTFULLY ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
meagre, scanty, scarce, scattered, skimpy, sparse, thin wispy cloud cirrus wistful dreaming, forlorn, longing, mournful, musing, nostalgic, pensive, sad, yearning wistful sound sigh wit acuity, aptness, banter, brains, caricature, cleverness, ...
by Sidney L. Landau
wistful adj. 1 wishful, yearning, desirous, craving, athirst, aspiring, longing, desirous, unsatisfied, unfulfilled. 2 musing, pensive, reflective, introspective, contemplative, sad, ...
anoun wistful adjective Full of sad longing: The lonely child had a wistful ...
by Judith M. Jacob
a:lay (~ • wistful) ' feel ...
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London Bridge, Great Ocean Road, Victoria
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- Wistful Reflection
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- Wistful in Chinatown
This girl's got something on her mind...
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- Wistful waves at dusk
Taken north of Gunnamatta Beach, looking down to Cape Schanck lighthouse
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- Being Wistful
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- Just Pretty Wistful
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- Wistful Luc
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- Brea looking wistful
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- Wistful duck
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- Wistful Amon
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- Wistful Meaning
Video shows what wistful means. full of yearning or longing. sad and thoughtful. Wistful Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...
- Esencial English Vocabulary 989/1000 wistful
wistful Only one letter separates the two words, but "wishful" is having hope for something, and wistful is having sadness or melancholy about something.
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Scrabble value of W4I1S1T1F4U1L1
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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