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Friday, January 30, 2009

Definitions for bemoan

  1. to moan about or weep for; mourn

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Citations for bemoan
The tower's approval came despite opposition from residents and some city leaders who bemoan the proliferation of cell towers in the city, especially when they are placed near homes. Janine Zúñiga, The San Diego Union-Tribune
Readers rave about Ubuntu's new version of Linux, slam copy protection for high-def content, and bemoan royalty fees for Internet radio. Kellie Parker, The Washington Post
Origin of bemoan
1000
Old English bemænan.