Definition of lamentation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

lamentation

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌlæmənˈteɪʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌlæmənˈteɪʃn//
 
[countable, uncountable](formal) Disappointment
 
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an expression of great sadness or disappointment lamentations from the team’s supporters about their failure See related entries: Disappointment
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lamentation