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Weeping Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds); "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"
  • showing sorrow

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the process of shedding tears (usually accompanied by sobs or other inarticulate sounds); "I hate to hear the crying of a child"; "she was in tears"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Weeping'


  • Weeping: Weeping may refer to: The human act of crying (also see wailing (disambiguation)) The festering of an open or healing wound, causing the discharge of
  • Weeping tree: Weeping trees are characterized by soft, limp twigs. This characterization may lead to a bent crown and pendulous branches that can cascade to the ground
  • Weeping Willow: Weeping willow (tree) is an ornamental tree (Salix babylonica and related hybrids) Weeping willow or Weeping Willows may also refer to: Grand Duke George
  • Weeping wing: A weeping wing is a chemical aircraft airborne ice protection system wherein a glycol-based chemical is released onto the wing surface using small orifices
  • Weeping statue: A weeping statue is a statue which has been claimed to be shedding tears or weeping by supernatural means. Statues weeping tears of a substance which appears
  • Weeping Mary, Texas: "Weeping Mary" redirects here. For the phenomenon, see weeping statue. Weeping Mary is an unincorporated community in Cherokee County, Texas, United States
  • Weeping Wall: For the David Bowie instrumental piece, see Weeping Wall (instrumental). Weeping Wall is a geological formation found along Going-to-the-Sun Road
  • The Weeping Woman: The Weeping Woman, (60 х 49 cm, 23 ⅝ х 19 ¼ inches) is an oil on canvas painted by Pablo Picasso in France in 1937. Picasso was intrigued with the subject
  • Weeping Water, Nebraska: Weeping Water is a city in Cass County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 1,050 at the 2010 census. The Indians named the stream running through
  • Weeping Angel: Who villains. For the style of grave statuary, see Angel of Grief. The Weeping Angels are a race of predatory creatures from the long-running sci-fi series

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'Weeping' example sentence in quotations


* When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight. - Kahlil Gibran

* The truth is, laughter always sounds more perfect than weeping. Laughter flows in a violent riff and is effortlessly melodic. Weeping is often fought, choked, half strangled, or surrendered to with humiliation. - Anne Rice


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Weeping Sample Sentences in News


  • Newcastle art gallery welcomes one of Pablo Picasso's most famous paintings
    A major exhibition about the art of the Spanish Civil War is opening in Newcastle with Picasso's Weeping Woman at its heart Read more on this news related to 'Weeping'
  • Weeping, Shooting And A Belly Full Of Gum In 'October Gale'
    Patricia Clarkson stars in a disappointing tale of a grieving woman who happens to find a gorgeous young guy with a bullet hole in him in the middle of her elegant cabin floor. Read more on this news related to 'Weeping'
  • President Michael D Higgins releases text of his new poem
    The Prophets are Weeping tackles extremism and is first poem since assuming office Read more on this news related to 'Weeping'

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