Sentence Examples


  • The title track is the album 's strongest - a pleasing, wistful ballad accompanied by echoing guitars and drums.
  • They are used to communicate a timeless message, often achieving a wistful, yearning and powerful insight through extreme brevity.
  • For example, reading about film shoots in foreign climes can provide a certain wistful escapism from the desk.
  • Faith is not a wistful longing, or a blind confidence, or even inward conviction.
  • He has a lugubrious baritone voice that renders his wonderful lyrics as wistful or deadpan hilarious as appropriate.

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