Word of the Day: wistful

Pronunciation: [WST-fuhl]

Definition(s): 1. characterized by melancholy; longing; yearning.
2.pensive, especially in a melancholy way.

Part of Speech: adjective

Sentence: Jake wistfully stared out the window in hopes that his lost dog would return.

Synonyms: hopeless, contemplative

Antonyms: cheerful, joyful

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