Definitions of bemoan

  1. To lament; bewail; pity; to grieve for; as, to bemoan one's lot. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2. To moan at: to lament. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. To lament; bewail. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. regret strongly; "I deplore this hostile action"; "we lamented the loss of benefits" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  5. To lament; to express sorrow for; to bewail. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for bemoan

  1. Again and again did he bemoan the blunders he had made. – 'Laramie;' or, The Queen of Bedlam. by Charles King
  2. Let the sun of this day be set before this work be done, and an everlasting night of darkness will close thee in, wherein thou, thou shalt have time enough indeed to bemoan thy folly, but none to learn to grow wiser. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan