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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sor·row /ˈsɑr(ˌ)o, ˈsɔr-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sor·row n.  The uneasiness or pain of mind which is produced by the loss of any good, real or supposed, or by diseappointment in the expectation of good; grief at having suffered or occasioned evil; regret; unhappiness; sadness.
    How great a sorrow suffereth now Arcite!   --Chaucer.
    The safe and general antidote against sorrow is employment.   --Rambler.
 Syn: -- Grief; unhappiness; regret; sadness; heaviness; mourning; affliction. See Affliction, and Grief.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sor·row, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Sorrowed p. pr. & vb. n. Sorrowing.]  To feel pain of mind in consequence of evil experienced, feared, or done; to grieve; to be sad; to be sorry.
    Sorrowing most of all . . . that they should see his face no more.   --Acts xx. 38.
    I desire no man to sorrow for me.   --Sir J. Hayward.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an emotion of great sadness associated with loss or
           bereavement; "he tried to express his sorrow at her
           loss" [ant: joy]
      2: sadness associated with some wrong done or some
         disappointment; "he drank to drown his sorrows"; "he wrote
         a note expressing his regret"; "to his rue, the error cost
         him the game" [syn: regret, rue, ruefulness]
      3: something that causes great unhappiness; "her death was a
         great grief to John" [syn: grief]
      4: the state of being sad; "she tired of his perpetual sadness"
         [syn: sadness, sorrowfulness]
      v : feel grief; eat one's heart out [syn: grieve]