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English definition of “mourn”

mourn

verb [I or T]     /mɔːn/ US  /mɔːrn/
to feel or express great sadness , especially because of someone's death : Queen Victoria mourned Prince Albert/ Prince Albert's death for 40 years . She was still mourning for her brother . They mourned the passing of traditional folk dancing (= felt sad because it had stopped existing ).Sadness and regretRemembering people who have died
(Definition of mourn verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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