Synonyms and Antonyms of mourn

  1. 1 to feel deep sadness or mental pain we mourned for weeks after our beloved pet's death Synonyms agonize, anguish, bleed, hurt, grieve, sorrow, sufferRelated Words ache, long (for), pine (away), sigh, smart; rack, torment, torture; bemoan, bewail, deplore, lament, rue; bawl, blubber, cry, groan, howl, keen, moan, sob, take on, wail, weep, yammer, yowl; languish; regretNear Antonyms beam, cheer, crow, delight, exult, glory, joy, laugh, ravish, rejoice, triumph; assure, cheer, comfort, commiserate, console, reassure, solace, soothe, sympathize

  2. 2 to feel or express sorrow for an editorial that mourns the loss of the town's last movie theater Synonyms bemoan, bewail, deplore, grieve (for), lament, wail (for)Related Words elegize; cry (for), keen, moan, weep; regret, rue; bawl, blubber, sob; agonize, bleed, hurt, sorrow, sufferNear Antonyms beam, cheer, grin, laugh, smileAntonyms delight, exult (in), glory (in), joy, rejoice (in)

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