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.
And when the Danava hosts had been destroyed, all their females began to bewail in that city, like unto cranes in autumn.The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Bk. 3 Pt. 2|Translated by Kisari Mohan Ganguli
Many characters, commencing with that of the Pope, are introduced, all of whom bewail the uncontrolable influence of Death.The Dance of Death|Francis Douce
I ventured to bewail my fate a little, but that did not seem to advance my cause.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete|Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
Then their minds were filled with sorrow and dismay, and before long few were left to bewail their cruel destiny.Visits To Monasteries in the Levant|Robert Curzon
Rob was all excitement now, and ready to bewail his luck at having given up the chance of holding so great a capture on the hook.Rob Harlow's Adventures|George Manville Fenn