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deplores

verb
present tense third-person singular of deplore

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1 to feel or express sorrow for
  • a statement from the bishops deploring the loss of life in the war overseas

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2 to feel sorry or dissatisfied about
  • deplored the fact that his guests were seeing his apartment at its messiest

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“Deplores.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deplores. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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