Meaning of “mourn” in the English Dictionary

"mourn" in British English

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mournverb [ I or T ]

uk /mɔːn/ us /mɔːrn/

(Definition of “mourn” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mournverb [ I/T ]

us /mɔrn, moʊrn/

to feel or express deep sadness, esp. because of someone’s death:

[ T ] Frank is mourning the death of his father.
adjective us /ˈmɔrn·fəl, ˈmoʊrn-/

We heard the mournful cry of a wolf.
adverb us /ˈmɔrn·fə·li, ˈmoʊrn-/

He gazed mournfully out the window.
noun [ U ] us /ˈmɔr·nɪŋ, ˈmoʊr-/

The family is in mourning.

(Definition of “mourn” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)