Synonyms for (adjective) elegiac

Synonyms: elegiac

Definition: expressing sorrow often for something past

Usage: an elegiac lament for youthful ideals

Similar words: sorrowful

Definition: experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss

Usage: sorrowful widows; a sorrowful tale of death and despair; sorrowful news; even in laughter the heart is sorrowful- Proverbs 14:13