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bewail
used in War and Peace

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Definition
express strong regret
  • The whole army bewails it and calls down curses upon him....
    Book Ten — 1812 (18% in)
  • And she burst into sobs with the despairing vehemence with which people bewail disasters they feel they have themselves occasioned.
    Book Eight — 1811-12 (82% in)

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