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lament
used in Animal Farm

2 uses
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Definition
to express grief or regret
  • A cry of lamentation went up.
    p. 107.6
lamentation = passionate grief or sorrow

(editor's note:  The suffix "-tion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in action, education, and observation.)
  • It had not been possible, he said, to bring back their lamented comrade's remains for interment on the farm, but he had ordered a large wreath to be made from the laurels in the farmhouse garden and sent down to be placed on Boxer's grave.
    p. 125.7

There are no more uses of "lament" in Animal Farm.

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