Compartir esta entrada

bemoan Saltos de línea: be¦moan
Pronunciación: /bɪˈməʊn/

Definición de bemoan en inglés:

verbo

[with object]
Express discontent or sorrow over (something): it was no use bemoaning her lot
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In one isolated village the people weep and wail, bemoaning their plight.
  • He never once complained or bemoaned the cruel hand life dealt him.
  • Contemporary chroniclers based in England had a habit of bemoaning the cost and absence of results of such campaigns.
Sinónimos
lament, bewail, deplore, complain about, express regret about;
mourn, grieve over, express sorrow about, sorrow for, sigh over, cry over, weep over, shed tears over, wail over, keen over, beat one's breast about
archaic plain over

Origen

Old English bemǣnan 'complain, lament'. The change in the second syllable (16th century) was due to association with moan, to which it is related.

Palabras que riman con bemoan

alone, atone, Beaune, blown, bone, Capone, clone, Cohn, Cologne, condone, cone, co-own, crone, drone, enthrone, flown, foreknown, foreshown, groan, grown, half-tone, home-grown, hone, Joan, known, leone, loan, lone, mephedrone, moan, Mon, mown, ochone, outflown, outgrown, own, phone, pone, prone, Rhône, roan, rone, sewn, shown, Simone, Sloane, Soane, sone, sown, stone, strown, throne, thrown, tone, trombone, Tyrone, unbeknown, undersown, windblown, zone

Compartir esta entrada

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día whippersnapper
Pronunciación: ˈwɪpəsnapə
noun
a young, inexperienced person considered presumptuous or overconfident...