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bemoan


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bemoan  \Be*moan"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Bemoaned};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Bemoaning}.]  [OE.  bimenen  AS  bem?nan;  pref.  be-  +  m?nan 
  to  moan.  See  {Moan}.] 
  To  express  deep  grief  for  by  moaning;  to  express  sorrow  for 
  to  lament;  to  bewail;  to  pity  or  sympathize  with 
 
  Implores  their  pity,  and  his  pain  bemoans.  --Dryden. 
 
  Syn:  See  {Deplore}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bemoan 
  v  :  regret  strongly  [syn:  {deplore},  {lament},  {bewail},  {regret}] 




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