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Example sentences for mourner

To call a mourner by his own name was considered an insult to the departed, and often led to fighting and bloodshed.
Of four continuous lyric odes: the mourner never stirred.
The program included a professional mourner who laid a wreath and two long stem red roses on the monument.
The last song mentioned was a powerful appeal often used to get the sinners to come to the mourner's bench.
The composition is cramped and isolating, patient and mourner trapped in their predicament.

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