lamented

[ luh-men-tid ]
/ ləˈmɛn tɪd /
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adjective

mourned for, as a person who is dead: Our late lamented friend.

Nearby words

  1. lameness,
  2. lament,
  3. lamentable,
  4. lamentation,
  5. lamentations,
  6. lamentedly,
  7. lamerie,
  8. lames,
  9. lamesa,
  10. lamestream

Origin of lamented

First recorded in 1605–15; lament + -ed2

Related formsla·ment·ed·ly, adverbqua·si-la·ment·ed, adjectiveun·la·ment·ed, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for unlamented

unlamented

/ (ˌʌnləˈmɛntɪd) /

adjective

not missed, regretted, or grieved overhis late unlamented father

lamented

/ (ləˈmɛntɪd) /

adjective

grieved for or regretted (often in the phrase late lamented)our late lamented employer
Derived Formslamentedly, adverb

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Word Origin and History for unlamented
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