- in mourning
- When grandmother died they went into (ie started to wear) mourning.
- She was in mourning for a month.
- The coronation will take place after the mourning period.
- "I have always thought" he said reflectively "that the system of mourning of immuring women in crepe for the rest of their lives and forbidding them normal enjoyment is just as barbarous as the hindu suttee."
- Black is the traditional color of mourning in the west.but on the pacific islands of melanesia it's a symbol of beauty and speed.