sunt lacrimae rerum

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Latin quotation from Virgil sunt la·cri·mae re·rum \su̇nt-ˌlä-kri-ˌmī-ˈrā-ru̇m\

Definition of sunt lacrimae rerum

  1. :  there are tears for things :  there is pity for misfortune; also :  there are tears in things :  life is tragic


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