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wail for

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of wail

  1. to feel or express sorrow for her grandfather asked her not to wail for him, saying that he had had a good life and was at peace Synonyms of wail for bemoan, bewail, deplore, grieve (for), mourn, lament (for)Words Related to wail for elegize; cry (for), keen, moan, weep; regret, rue; bawl, blubber, sob; agonize, bleed, hurt, sorrow, sufferNear Antonyms of wail for beam, cheer, grin, laugh, smileAntonyms of wail for delight, exult (in), glory (in), joy, rejoice (in)



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