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lament
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lament
Used In
Candide
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  • Scarcely had they reached the city, lamenting the death of their benefactor, when they felt the earth tremble under their feet.
  • While he was thus lamenting his fate, he went on eating.

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

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