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Definition of Wistful
WistfulWistful Wist"ful, a. [For wishful; perhaps influenced by
wistly, which is probably corrupted from OE. wisly certainly
(from Icel. viss certain, akin to E. wit). See Wish.]
1. Longing; wishful; desirous.
Lifting up one of my sashes, I cast many a wistful,
melancholy look towards the sea. --Swift.
2. Full of thought; eagerly attentive; meditative; musing;
That he who there at such an hour hath been, Will
wistful linger on that hallowed spot. --Byron.
-- Wist"ful*ly, adv. -- Wist"ful*ness, n.
Meaning of Wistful from wikipedia
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- and Welsh
culture. It is a mixture
of longing, yearning, nostalgia, wistfulness
or an earnest desire
for the Wales
of the past. The Cornish
- television. Though consistently lauded
by critics, Belle
& Sebastian's "wistful
pop" has enjo**** only limited commercial
success. In 1994, Stuart
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of things, and both a transient gentle sadness
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and sweet, wistful vocals
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