dolorous in a sentence

Example sentences for dolorous

It is a heavy and labored drama in the old dolorous manner.
What happened was not all dolorous lamentation, though there is some of that.
The movie turns dolorous and grim-and also spectacular in a conventional way, with cars and buses flung across open spaces.

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