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OTHER WORDS FROM forlornfor·lorn·ly, adverbfor·lorn·ness, nounun·for·lorn, adjective
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Probably the biggest trade was Taylor Hall going to the Boston Bruins from the forlorn Buffalo Sabres.Small Sample Sizes Be Damned, Let’s Talk About Baseball|Sarah Shachat|April 13, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Today, a forlorn air hangs over Santa Maria degli Angeli, like a graveyard where ghosts are buried.The Venetian Nuns Who Ditched Their Habits for High Fashion|Liza Foreman|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The roads are forlorn, the landscape barren, the forests menacing.Holocaust Horrors Haunt the Films ‘Ida’ And ‘The German Doctor’|Jack Schwartz|May 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He could not shake the image of that forlorn, mistreated horse.
That process is indeed likely to be prolonged, and maybe forlorn for some time to come.
He looked as forlorn as might be expected of a retired cop who finds himself the one behind bars.Ex-Cop’s Shooting of Texting Moviegoer Ends in Tragedy|Michael Daly|January 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"I wasn't joking last night when I told Goodell that this was something of a forlorn hope," he said.
"The high and mighty sent me out to lead a forlorn hope," Mac dryly responded.
It ended in a broad open moor, stony; and full of damp boggy hollows, forlorn and desolate under the autumn sky.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
The same old battalions being called on again and again to do the forlorn hope sort of business.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
I was more than ready to take her place; you actually stirred my maternal instincts when you arrived, you looked so forlorn.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton