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lamented

[ luh-men-tid ]
/ ləˈmɛn tɪd /
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adjective
mourned for, as a person who is dead: Our late lamented friend.
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Origin of lamented

First recorded in 1605–15; lament + -ed2

OTHER WORDS FROM lamented

la·ment·ed·ly, adverbqua·si-la·ment·ed, adjectiveun·la·ment·ed, adjective
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How to use lamented in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for lamented

lamented
/ (ləˈmɛntɪd) /

adjective
grieved for or regretted (often in the phrase late lamented)our late lamented employer

Derived forms of lamented

lamentedly, adverb
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