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lament
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Hard Times
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  • He did believe it, as the noise without shook the window, rattled at the door below, and went about the house clamouring and lamenting.
  • It is lamentable to think of; but this restraint was the result of no arithmetical process, was self-imposed in defiance of all calculation, and went dead against any table of probabilities that any Actuary would have drawn up from the premises.

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  • She lamented the loss.
  • We lamented our sad circumstances.

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