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mourning noun

1 sadness about sb's death

ADJ. deep | national, official

VERB + MOURNING be in, go into He was in deep mourning for his dead wife.

MOURNING + NOUN clothes

PHRASES a day/period of mourning a day of mourning for the victims of the tragedy | a state of mourning

2 clothes

ADJ. full

VERB + MOURNING wear

PREP. in ~ She was still in full mourning six months after her son's death.