Definition of "waeful" [waeful]
- (unknown) A dialectal (Scotch) form of woeful.
Use "waeful" in a sentence
- "My mind groped back on the events of the whole waeful winter."
- "'Twas like the heart was torn from me, a waeful wife was I."
- "He made a little remark about the waeful occasion, and the need of supporting God's will, raising his bonnet reverently; and then Mrs. Dewar was helped into the cart, and went rumbling away into the darkness, still relieved for a time by the gleams growing fainter and fainter thrown by Duncan's lantern from side to side."