Wistfully - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwɪstfəli|
Brit.  |ˈwɪstfəli|

adverb

- in a wistful manner

his sister would have looked beautiful in that dress, he thought wistfully, just like an angel

Examples

his sister would have looked beautiful in that dress, he thought wistfully, just like an angel

...as summer drew to a close, the children spent their days wistfully capering on the beach...

'That's the house where I was born,' she said wistfully.

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