verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM bewailbe·wail·ing·ly, adverbbe·wail·ment, nounun·be·wailed, adjectiveun·be·wail·ing, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for bewail
I recount this not to bewail my fate, or to dwell in the past.
To bewail the loss of a person we love is a happiness compared with the necessity of living with one we hate.The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre
Do you remember how those poor girls used to bewail the restrictions to their reading?The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
It is better to drop a tear over the inconsistency of human nature, and to bewail those infirmities which cannot be justified.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe