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Noun 1. ruthfulness - a state of gloomy sorrow Synonyms: mournfulness, sorrowfulness woefulness, woe - intense mournfulness sorrow - an emotion of great sadness associated with loss or bereavement; "he tried to express his sorrow at her loss" plaintiveness - expressing sorrowfulness
Discontent is more restless, less sorrowful.
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