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bewailverb [T]

uk   us   /bɪˈweɪl/ literary
to ​expressgreatsadness or ​disappointment about something: He bewailed his ​misfortune and the ​loss of his most ​treasured possessions.
(Definition of bewail from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bewail”
in Chinese (Simplified) 为…而悲伤, 哀叹…
in Chinese (Traditional) 為…而悲傷, 哀嘆…
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