Wretched; paltry; poor.

“I don’t believe in evil, but this school clearly got a finger up its butt as a child,” said Britta about the woeful state of her community college.

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“Woeful.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/woeful. Accessed 30 July 2021.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “woeful”, accessed July 30, 2021, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/woeful.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Woeful. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/woeful

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