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wailed

verb , past tense of wail

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1 to express dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment usually tiresomely
  • the state's residents are always wailing about their high taxes
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2 to make a long loud mournful sound
  • the women stood beside the coffins, wailing for their fallen sons and daughters
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3 to utter a moan
  • the patient lay in her bed, occasionally softly wailing in pain
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