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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Modern Language Association (MLA Style)

“Woeful.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/woeful. Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “woeful”, accessed November 29, 2023, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/woeful.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Woeful. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved November 29, 2023, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/woeful

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