AskDefine | Define bewail

Dictionary Definition

bewail v : regret strongly; "I deplore this hostile action"; "we lamented the loss of benefits" [syn: deplore, lament, bemoan]

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  1. To wail over; to feel or express deep sorrow for


Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

be sorry for, bemoan, deplore, dirge, elegize, give sorrow words, grieve, keen, knell, lament, moan, mourn, regret, repine, rue, rue the day, sigh, sing the blues, sorrow, weep, weep over
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