- weep·i·ness, noun
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How to use weepy in a sentence
During the day, weepy and drained, I grappled to find a balance between keeping informed of the latest news and tending to my mental health.
Contrary to that weepy court testimony, Rittenhouse mostly spoke with a calm voice as he swung at Carlson’s softballs.The ironic spectacle of Kyle Rittenhouse’s Tucker Carlson interview | Jamil Smith | November 23, 2021 | Vox
I ran outside, then did burpees inside, then shuffled along to Billy Blanks’s delightful quarantine workouts, and finally I laid around for a couple of months, weepy and lost.
“My character was only intended to be in the pilot, and started out very weepy and pining for Archer,” says Greer.‘Archer’ Season 6 Preview: Cast and Crew on Rebranding and Dropping ISIS | Marlow Stern | October 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Newt Gingrich may talk a tough game, but in December the former speaker of the House got weepy when asked about his mother.10 Politicians Who Turned on the Tears in Public From Obama to Muskie | | November 10, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
After discussing his political legacy, Bush talked about his family—and got weepy.10 Politicians Who Turned on the Tears in Public From Obama to Muskie | | November 10, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
The tone is reminiscent of a weepy young girl used to being able to get her way.
Among a large group of younger fans, he will always be best known for his role in the weepy The Notebook.Ryan Gosling: On Blue Valentine and Michelle Williams | Nicole LaPorte | December 26, 2010 | THE DAILY BEAST
We had a weepy dinner and Mom and Dad had each had a couple glasses of wine, which was a lot for them.Little Brother | Cory Doctorow
It had been on of those dull, weepy days when a sullen drizzle clouded sky and earth.Ralestone Luck | Andre Norton
To a weepy-waily woman he would have offered the same courtesies, but she would not have drawn his thoughts in any manner.The Pagan Madonna | Harold MacGrath
"I'm not sure if I don't feel a little bit weepy myself," said Maisie Talbot.The New Girl at St. Chad's | Angela Brazil
Miss De Voe's life and surroundings were not exactly weepy ones, and when tears came they meant much.The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him | Paul Leicester Ford
British Dictionary definitions for weepy
liable or tending to weep
a romantic and sentimental film or book
- weepily, adverb
- weepiness, noun
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