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Meaning of TEARFUL

Pronunciation:  'teeufûl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  showing sorrow
  2. [adj]  filled with or marked by tears; "tearful eyes"; "tearful entreaties"
 

TEARFUL is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: dolorous, dolourous, lachrymose, liquid, misty-eyed, sniffling(a), sniffly, snuffling, snuffly, sorrowful, swimming, teary, teary-eyed, watery, watery-eyed, weeping, weepy
 
 Antonyms: dry-eyed, tearless
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tear"ful\, a.
Abounding with tears; weeping; shedding tears; as, tearful
eyes. -- {Tear"ful*ly}, adv. -- {Tear"ful*ness}, n.

 

 

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