be·​weep | \ bi-ˈwēp, bē- \
bewept\ bi-​ˈwept , bē-​ \; bewept; beweeping; beweeps

Definition of beweep

archaic
: to weep over : lament

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History and Etymology for beweep

Middle English bewepen, from Old English bewēpan, from be- + wēpan to weep

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“Beweep.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beweep. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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