Definition of elegiacal in English:

elegiacal

adjective

  • Of the nature of an elegy; melancholy, mournful.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in John Skelton (c1460–1529), poet. From post-classical Latin elegiacus elegiac + -al.

Pronunciation

elegiacal

/ˌɛlɪˈdʒʌɪəkl/