Origin of woe
Examples from the Web for woes
But amid their tumbling words describing their woes, they express disbelief much will come from the talks.
Not only had a big man stumbled, but the country he so daringly represented also seemed diminished by his woes.The Rise And Fall Of Brazilian Billionaire Eike Batista|Mac Margolis|November 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
To add to his woes, the president is repeatedly stiff-armed, both at home and abroad.
Genetically modified crops have been touted as a solution to many of the woes afflicting agriculture.Farmers Turn to Pesticide as Insects Resist Genetically Modified Crops|Daniel Gross|May 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The third of the "woes" suddenly plaguing the administration isn't a scandal in any credible sense of the word.The Obama Scandals Are Desperate Measures by the GOP|Robert Shrum|May 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Are you for Freedom, with its priceless blessings, or are you for Slavery, with its countless wrongs and woes?Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 5 (of 20)|Charles Sumner
She could put herself in another's place and actually feel another's woes.Joyce's Investments|Fannie E. Newberry
Ef you cyarpet-baggers does go back on us, woes be unto you!The Dixie Book of Days|Matthew Page Andrews
In surgery they have by learning and judgment alleviated the woes of thousands.Model Speeches for Practise|Grenville Kleiser
Last year Betty thought of little save herself—of her own woes, her own difficulties, and her birthday was almost forgotten.Betty's Battles|S. L. M.