She was so pathetic in her sobbing and bewailing, that I felt as if I had said I don’t know what to hurt her.
Joining these groups, I found bewailing women whose husbands were away in herring or oyster boats, which there was too much reason to think might have foundered before they could run in anywhere for safety.
There are no more uses of "bewail" in the book.
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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.