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Synonyms for mourn
mɔrn, moʊrn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mourn(verb)

    feel sadness

    "She is mourning her dead child"

  2. mourn(verb)

    observe the customs of mourning after the death of a loved one

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. mourn

    To mourn is to feel or express sadness or distress because of some loss, affliction, or misfortune; mourning is thought of as prolonged, grief or regret may be transient. One may grieve or mourn, regret, rue, or sorrow without a sound; he bemoans with suppressed and often inarticulate sounds of grief; he bewails with passionate utterance, whether of inarticulate cries or of spoken words. He laments in plaintive or pathetic words, as the prophet Jeremiah in his "Lamentations." One deplores with settled sorrow which may or may not find relief in words. One is made to rue an act by some misfortune resulting, or by some penalty or vengeance inflicted because of it. One regrets a slight misfortune or a hasty word; he sorrows over the death of a friend.

    Synonyms:
    bemoan, bewail, deplore, grieve, lament, regret, rue, sorrow

    Antonyms:
    be joyful, exult, joy, make merry, rejoice, triumph

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mourn(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    grieve, lament, be sorrowful

  2. mourn(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    deplore, lament, bewail, bemoan, grieve for, sorrow over

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. mourn(v)

    Synonyms:
    deplore, lament, regret, grieve, repine, sorrow, bemoan, bewail

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "mourn":

    cry, mourns, crying, deplore, haddad, mourning, bereavement, weep, lament, whine

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How to use mourn in a sentence?

  1. Canal Development:

    We continue to mourn the loss of three workmen on the site and pray for the comfort of their families during these days and weeks of uncertainty and grief.

  2. Mahabharata:

    Those men are wise who do not desire the unattainable, who do not love to mourn over what is lost, and are not overwhelmed by calamities.

  3. John Carpino:

    The Angels maintain a strict, zero tolerance policy regarding the illicit use of drugs for both players and staff, every one of our players must also abide by the Major League Baseball Joint Drug Agreement. We continue to mourn the loss of Tyler Skaggs and fully cooperate with the authorities as they continue their investigation.

  4. Albuquerque Mayor Richard J. Berry:

    I ask our community to come together as we mourn his passing and remember the sacrifice that he and his family made to keep us safe.

  5. Bill Clinton:

    Hillary and I mourn the passing of John Dingell, one of the finest public servants in American history, for nearly 60 years, John represented the people of Michigan with honor, integrity, great good humor, and unequaled ability to get good legislation passed.

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