Expressive of sorrow or melancholy.
The poor bastard sat there looking plaintive while I got dressed and explained my pussy was “closed for business.”
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Plaintive. The Effin Word, The Effin Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/plaintive. Accessed 17 Apr. 2021.
The Effin Word, s.v. plaintive, accessed April 17, 2021, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/plaintive.
The Effin Word. (n.d.). Plaintive. In The Effin Word. Retrieved April 17, 2021, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/plaintive