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Express passionate grief about
“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.”
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.”
A passionate expression of grief or sorrow
“All those living who heard her lament were deeply moved.”
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.”
An expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment
“… the actress' lament that there aren't enough good roles for women.”
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