Translation of lachrymose in Spanish:

lachrymose

lloroso, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈlækrəˌmoʊz//ˈlakrɪməʊs//ˈlækrəˌmoʊs//ˈlakrɪməʊz/

adjective

literary

  • 1

    (tearful)
    (tone/complaint/person) lloroso
  • 2derogatory

    (sentimental)
    lacrimógeno derogatory
    • ‘Surely,’ he wrote, ‘it is time to break with the lachrymose theory of pre-Revolutionary woe, and to adopt a view more in accord with historic truth.’
    • He now almost disappears from the story, the rest of which relates, with lachrymose sentiment and many frissons of horror (including a hint of necrophilia), the misfortunes and eventual joys of young Melvil and Monimia.