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She is likely to shoehorn her pain into lugubrious scenarios that are perfect for country-music videos.
Death is not a lugubrious occasion here, but more often a celebration of a life.
Impressed by the lugubrious scene, Aguinaldo yielded, and the next day peace negotiations were opened.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Frances was still looking somewhat lugubrious when the door opened and Miss Mildmay senior came in.Robin Redbreast|Mary Louisa Molesworth
These are the most lugubrious nuptial felicitations that ever were offered to a bridegroom, I should fancy!A Charming Fellow, Volume II (of 3)|Frances Eleanor Trollope
A lugubrious quail doled forth a grating, dismal note at long but measured intervals, offending the ear and depressing the heart.It Is Never Too Late to Mend|Charles Reade
He put his fingers to his ears, but the lugubrious noise passed those barriers, and made its way into his heart.Villa Rubein and Other Stories|John Galsworthy