Definition of deplorable:
- bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure; " a criminal waste of talent"; " a deplorable act of violence"; " adultery is as reprehensible for a husband as for a wife"
- of very poor quality or condition; " deplorable housing conditions in the inner city"; " woeful treatment of the accused"; " woeful errors of judgment"
- bad; unfortunate; " my finances were in a deplorable state"; " a lamentable decision"; " her clothes were in sad shape"; " a sorry state of affairs"
- Worthy of being deplored or lamented; lamentable; causing grief; hence, sad; calamitous; grievous; wretched; as, life's evils are deplorable.
Common misspellings for deplorable:
- diplorable (39%)
- deporable (33%)
- deplorible (17%)
- deplorabol (11%)
Examples of usage for deplorable:
I that was now happy in an easy state of life, blessed with an affectionate and tender wife, who was possessed of all amiable qualities, to enable me to go through the world with that peace and serenity of mind which every Christian wishes to possess, became on a sudden one of the most unhappy and deplorable of mankind.