deep mourning

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deep mourning (uncountable)

  1. Mourning garments that are not only all black, but also composed of lustreless materials and made in a fashion identified with mourning.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for deep mourning in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)