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Verb
Express passionate grief about
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“The odd way both men speak at once, the finality and harshness of their summing up can not but remind one of the choruses of Greek Tragedies, who describe and lament the deaths of heroes.”
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Express regret or disappointment about something
“The few that do realise that life can be different, less enervating, lament but rarely complain, grumble but never protest.”
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Long for
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To cause anguish or distress to
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To think deeply about something that makes one unhappy, angry, or worried
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A passionate expression of grief or sorrow
“All those living who heard her lament were deeply moved.”
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A song, piece of music, or poem expressing grief or sorrow
“We had been warned that Ann Lamont-Low, whose moving lament concludes the piece, was ill and, indeed, for the first few bars she sounded more like Nico than Marilyn Klinghoffer.”
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A complaint or expression of grievance
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A long, loud, wavering cry or howl
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The expression of sorrow for someone's death
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A long speech or prose work that bitterly laments the state of society and its morals, and often contains a prophecy of its coming downfall
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Vehement utterance of the voice
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