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Definition of bewail verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

bewail

 verb
verb
NAmE//bɪˈweɪl//
 
bewail something (formal or humorous)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they bewail
 
he / she / it bewails
 
past simple bewailed
 
-ing form bewailing
 
 
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to express great sadness about something
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