Translation of "mourning" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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mourningnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmɔː.nɪŋ/ us /ˈmɔːr.nɪŋ/

great sadness felt because someone has died

Shops were closed as a sign of mourning for the king. 為了表達對國王的哀悼之情,商店今天關門停業一天。
He was in mourning for his wife. 他正在為妻子服喪。

the usually black clothes that are worn in some countries as an expression of sadness about someone's death


a loud crying that people in some countries make when someone dies

The mourning could be heard all day and all night. 慟哭聲終日可聞。

(Translation of “mourning” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)