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bewail
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  • —Every moment she bemoans and bewails herself, and cries out that she does not admit any guilt, that she is the victim of circumstances—the victim of a wicked libertine.

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  • Their ghosts were rumored to walk the halls at night, bewailing their fate and complaining about the food in the Mess.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • There would come a day, in fact, years later, when Laila would no longer bewail his loss.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns

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