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Definitions of mourning:

part of speech: adjective

Grieving: lamenting.

part of speech: adverb

MOURNINGLY.

part of speech: noun

Expression of grief; lamentation; a special garb, such as black clothes, worn as a sign of grief for one who has died.

part of speech: adjective / noun

Employed to express sorrow or grief; worn, as appropriate to the condition of one mourning.

part of speech: noun

The act of sorrowing or expressing grief; lamentation; in the plu., the dress assumed on the death of a friend or relative.

part of speech: noun

The act of expressing grief: the dress of mourners.

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