Meaning of lament
Pronunciation: (lu-ment'), [key]
- to feel or express sorrow or regret for: to lament his absence.
- to mourn for or over.
- to feel, show, or express grief, sorrow, or regret.
- to mourn deeply.
- an expression of grief or sorrow.
- a formal expression of sorrow or mourning, esp. in verse or song; an elegy or dirge.
- lament (Thesaurus)