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Correct spelling: forlorn

What is the definition of forlorn?

  1. marked by or showing hopelessness; "the last forlorn attempt"; "a forlorn cause"

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What are the usage examples for forlorn?

  1. They were close to the bottom flight of stairs, whose lowest step was left forlorn in the air, and had to be jumped off when a real spring- tide came that knew its business. – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  2. It was a sort of forlorn hope in nettle- grasping. – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
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