1. Full of yearning or longing.
2. Sad and thoughtful.
Max goes. Mr. Blume and Dr. Guggenheim watch him walk away with Dirk.
“What’s his name again?”
“He’s a sharp little guy.”
Dr. Guggenheim looks across the lawn at Max and his chapel partner. He says wistfully:
“He’s one of the worst students we’ve got.”
From the post: English vocabulary words from the movie script “Rushmore”
Source: Rushmore Script at IMSDb. (imsdb.com)