(noun) a mournful poem; a lament for the dead

(noun) a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person

(noun) a cry of sorrow and grief; "their pitiful laments could be heard throughout the ward"

(verb) regret strongly; "I deplore this hostile action"; "we lamented the loss of benefits"

(verb) express grief verbally; "we lamented the death of the child"


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