Examples of lamentation in a Sentence
bitter lamentations for the dead
words spoken in lamentation for the dead
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For this brief moment, every point of argument mattered, and no detail was too small for concern or lamentation.
Coltrane’s lamentation for four black schoolgirls killed by the Ku Klux Klan in a 1963 church bombing.
Valleywag tweaks him some more, over his apparent lamentation of women’s suffrage and social welfare as blows to libertarianism.
And there is hope, as well as lamentation, in its sweet, sad sound.
The talk that followed—some lamentation, some j’accuse, many grim warnings, not much humor—was a succession of testimonies against Silicon Valley, along with some acknowledgement that quitting its world-changing products is almost impossible.
However, speaking in the aftermath of the loss on BT Sport, Scholes stuck the boot into Mourinho over his tired lamentation and explained why United should be giving teams like Sevilla a much harder time.
Early on Shaw’s enunciation lacked crispness, and grimaces plus gestures did not make up for the lamentation that was more in the words than the tone quality of the voice.
In the scrap for lamentation, everyone wants to be top dog.
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Definition of lamentation for English Language Learners
: an expression of great sorrow or deep sadness
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