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Lament in a sentence?

As a verb: His endless lament over his lost investment got tiresome after a time. As a noun: Lament was expressed by many at the memorial service for Uncle Max.

What does lament mean?

a cry of grief or sorrow or a dirge: a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person. A lament is not and will not be a sin

What is Lamentations about?

Lamentations is a book in the Old Testament written (most believe) by Jeremiah the prophet. Its main theme is the sadness (lamenting) of Jeremiah over the destruction of Jerus (MORE)

What is a lament Psalm?

A Lament Psalm usually has the Psalmist and/or his community in a time of troubles. The psalmist "laments" his situation. Basically, he is showing distress and despair over hi (MORE)
In Poetry

What does the elegy lament?

The elegy laments death. The elegy poem typically speaks about the grief that one feels after a loved one dies. It does not always have to be about the death of a person howev (MORE)