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noun woe pronunciation in British English /wəʊ/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] literary a strong feeling of sadness
    tales of great woe
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  2. 2


    [plural] formal problems and worries
    economic/financial/political woes
    to add to someone’s woes: To add to their woes, farmers are expecting a wet summer.



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