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mourn

verb [I or T] uk   /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).
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