lachrymose adjective: 1. Tearful. 2. Relating to or inducing tears.
adjective: 1. Tearful. 2. Relating to or inducing tears.
From Latin lacrima (tear).
“The lachrymose John Terry then delivered himself of a self-serving open letter to the fans a few days later. … He wasn’t ashamed to admit he had cried and that Wednesday night would haunt him forever.” — Pat Murphy; Shed No Tears For Chelsea; Birmingham Post (UK); May 27, 2008.