Examples of bewail in a Sentence
Many people bewailed the changes to the historic building.
he invariably spends more time bewailing his predicament than trying to fix it
First Known Use of bewail
Synonym Discussion of bewail
- deplores the breakdown in family values
- lamenting the loss of their only child
- fans bewailed the defeat
- purists bemoaning the corruption of the language
BEWAIL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bewail for English Language Learners
: to express great sadness or disappointment about (something)
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up bewail? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).