Translation of "deplore" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈplɔːr/ us /-ˈplɔːr/ formal

to say or think that something is very bad

We deeply deplore the loss of life.
He said that he deplored all violence.
UK The attitude of the Minister is to be deplored (= is very bad).

(Translation of “deplore” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /diˈploː/

(formal) to express disapproval and regret about (something)

lamentar, deplorar
We all deplore this antisocial behaviour/behavior.
deplorable adjective

(formal) very bad

deplorable behaviour/behavior.

(Translation of “deplore” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)