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1lament/ləˈmɛnt/verb
lamentslamentedlamenting
1lament
/ləˈmɛnt/
verb
lamentslamentedlamenting
Learner's definition of LAMENT  
formal
: to express sorrow, regret, or unhappiness about something
[no object]
[+ object]
— see also lamented
2lament/ləˈmɛnt/noun
plurallaments
2lament
/ləˈmɛnt/
noun
plurallaments
Learner's definition of LAMENT  
[count]formal
: an expression of sorrow
especially : a song or poem that expresses sorrow for someone who has died or something that is gone
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