Examples of lamentation in a Sentence
bitter lamentations for the dead
words spoken in lamentation for the dead
Recent Examples of lamentation from the Web
Some snapped photos of the path and its canopy of trees to share as lamentations on social media.
Court and Spark is an album filled with true musicianship, and enough funk sensibility to knock Mitchell’s whistling lamentations into songs.
His rough training camp threatened to send his confidence sinking again, his lamentations over his poor play becoming a daily ritual throughout late July and August.
Some people react to the tweets with warnings or lamentations that the world is regressing to early 20th-century ideologies.
This collection of all 23 Can singles provides, instead, thumbnails of its larger pictures: systematic strategies, experiments with sound, funk beats, provocations, lamentations, jokes.
For the first time ever after one of these corporate announcements, there was heard, mixed in with the usual lamentations, a palpable sigh of relief.
At the very least, the book is timely, particularly in its lamentation of the hatefulness — the word is not too strong — of the nation's political divide.
Peak lamentation came from Mosul’s older diaspora, some of whom had left Iraq in the 1970s.
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First Known Use of lamentation
LAMENTATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lamentation for English Language Learners
: an expression of great sorrow or deep sadness
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