Definitions for bemoanbɪˈmoʊn

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  1. deplore, lament, bewail, bemoan(verb)

    regret strongly

    "I deplore this hostile action"; "we lamented the loss of benefits"

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  1. bemoan(Verb)

    to complain about; to dismay or worry about something

    He bemoaned the drought but went on watering his lawn.

  2. Origin: From bemenen, bimenen, from bemænan, equivalent to . Alteration of vowel from Middle to Modern English due to analogy with moan.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Bemoan(verb)

    to express deep grief for by moaning; to express sorrow for; to lament; to bewail; to pity or sympathize with

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