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Synonyms for lamentation
ˌlæm ənˈteɪ ʃənlamen·ta·tion

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  1. lament, lamentation, plaint, wailnoun

    a cry of sorrow and grief

    "their pitiful laments could be heard throughout the ward"

    Synonyms:
    coronach, lament, dirge, wail, threnody, mourning, plaint, requiem, elegy

  2. lamentation, mourningnoun

    the passionate and demonstrative activity of expressing grief

    Synonyms:
    mourning, plaint, lament, wail, bereavement

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. lamentationnoun

    Synonyms:
    wailing, moaning, moan, plaint, complaint, lament, ululation, HUBBUBBOO

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  1. lamentationnoun

    Synonyms:
    wailing, lament, grief, bewailing, plaint, sorrow

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How to use lamentation in a sentence?

  1. Kahlil Gibran:

    Wailing and lamentation befit those who stand before the throne of life and depart without leaving in its hands a drop of the sweat of their brows or the blood of their hearts.

  2. Bhagavad Gita:

    All created beings are unmanifest in their beginning, manifest in their interim state, and unmanifest again when they are annihilated. So what need is there for lamentation

  3. Christine Gilbert:

    It was a very full day, we just filled it with laughter, and I think that was how we were able to get through the day without getting too emotional. There were emotional moments, but luckily not too much wailing and lamentation.


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