Examples from the Web for woful
No depreciation of money can account for this woful difference.Bibliomania; or Book-Madness|Thomas Frognall Dibdin
We will give him a woful end to his voyage in search of his father.
It was a sorrowful experience, for a fallen horse is a horse in ruins and makes a most woful appeal upon one's sympathies.The Trail of the Goldseekers|Hamlin Garland
I saw that one of his hands was bleeding badly, and he had a woful story to tell.The Great Cattle Trail|Edward S. Ellis
Every time Sophocles approached his hand to my scalp, a woful shivering seized my whole body.The King of the Mountains|Edmond About