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lamentation

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishlamentationlam‧en‧ta‧tion /ˌlæmənˈteɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable] 🔊 🔊 formalSAD/UNHAPPY deep sadness or something that expresses it 🔊 There was lamentation throughout the land at news of the defeat.
Examples from the Corpus
lamentationBuchman's lamentation about the state of American democracy is not justified.
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