verb (used with object)
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Origin of bemoan
OTHER WORDS FROM bemoanbe·moan·ing·ly, adverbun·be·moaned, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for bemoan
Elected leaders at the state and local levels bemoan our housing crisis.Opponents of Measure E (and More Housing) Want You to Be Very, Very Afraid|Marissa Tucker-Borquez|October 9, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Rallying cries from opponents of housing reform bemoan that even modest increases in density are a threat to their community’s “character” or the “California dream of single-family home ownership.”Inclusive Communities Will Require Inclusionary Zoning|Al Abdallah|October 6, 2020|Voice of San Diego
For years, marketers and agency execs have bemoaned some of the dated processes of the industry.‘We have the capability’: How the coronavirus crisis has accelerated advertising’s shift to agility|Kristina Monllos|September 7, 2020|Digiday
Schools were de facto the priority, as only they had a path to reopen – a fact that the mayor bemoaned in a lengthy letter about how desperately businesses needed to open.
Of course, this isn’t a new realization brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, as agency leaders have long bemoaned the fee-based payment model that agencies still use today.
They bemoan the fact that poker games are too often delayed because people get up to take smoke breaks.
He will then bemoan a vague “lack of political will” or “absence of leadership” as the reason for the inertia.
But some bemoan the way the kids have transformed their city, and nowhere is that change more visible than The Bywater.
Not to mention the fragrant Ms. Hasselbeck bemoan the fact that we now live in the "divided states of America."
I just heard Anderson Cooper bemoan the fact that he had seen no heavy earth moving equipment on the scene.
I know that you bemoan the manner in which he has been brought up; but such late repentance must be avoided like poison.An Egyptian Princess, Complete|Georg Ebers
Moshe-for-once was a man who hated to boast of his good fortune, or to bemoan his ill-fortune.Jewish Children|Sholem Naumovich Rabinovich
It is idle, in view of what may be a lasting return to native models, to bemoan their desertion.The Ceramic Art|Jennie J. Young
To one I say, 'You regret having no children, or bemoan those you have lost; here are some that God has sent you.'Willis the Pilot|Johanna Spyri
The lawlessness which so many Americans bemoan in American life must be traced to the inefficiency of the state governments.The Promise Of American Life|Herbert David Croly