woe is me

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Interjection[edit]

woe is me

  1. Used to show that the speaker feels distress or misery; often used humorously.
    Woe is me, that I sojourn in Mesech, that I dwell in the tents of Kedar! Psalms 120:5
    Woe is me, I have eaten your bagel.

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • woe is you / woe is ye / woe are ye
  • woe is thee / woe is thou / woe art thou
  • woe is her / woe is she
  • woe is him / woe is he
  • woe is it
  • woe is us / woe are us / woe is we / woe are we
  • woe is them / woe is they / woe are they
  • woe was me
  • woe was him / woe was he
  • woe was her / woe was she
  • woe was us
  • woe was them / woe were they

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