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lamentation


lamentation

noun

Definition of LAMENTATION

a crying out in grief <there was a great lamentation on Wall Street when the government's latest unemployment figures were published>
Near Antonyms cheering, laughing, smiling

March 03, 2015
thanatology Hear it
The study of death and grieving
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