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Definition 1: the passionate and demonstrative activity of expressing grief - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for lamentation in the sense of this definition

(lamentation is a kind of ...) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(lamentation is a kind of ...) expression without words

"tears are an expression of grief" "the pulse is a reflection of the heart's condition"

Definition 2: a cry of sorrow and grief - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where lamentation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • their pitiful laments could be heard throughout the ward

Synonyms for lamentation in the sense of this definition

(lamentation is a kind of ...) (formerly) a loud cry (or repeated cries) of pain or rage or sorrow

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