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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.
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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
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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 (MORE)

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)

What is the meaning of Lamentations?

The word itself means to cry in mourning; to express sorrow. The Book is a song of mourning for the destruction of the FirstTemple in Jerusalem and the city itself.
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