verb (used with object), be·wept, be·weep·ing. Archaic.
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Example sentences from the Web for bewept
A bloody and hateful devil—a bewept, bewailed, and sainted martyr—all in a month!Sketches New and Old, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
And mournful and with a heavy heart he bewept the extinction of that beam of heaven.Ulysses|James Joyce
All at once she was reminded of the storied tree hard by, the tragedy of which she had often bewept.Wolf's Head|Charles Egbert Craddock (AKA Mary Noailles Murfree)
She gan bewail the stalwart Iring and bewept his wounds, indeed her grief was passing sharp.The Nibelungenlied|Unknown
King Saman-lal-posh—Jessamine, wearer of rubies—had so bewept the loss of his sons that he was now blind.The Brown Fairy Book|Andrew Lang