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British English: /ləˈmɛnt/
American English: /ləˈmɛnt/

Translation of lament in German:


  • 1 (expression of grief)
    Klage Fem. (for um)
    his great lament is …
    sein großer Kummer ist …
  • 2 (dirge)
    Klagegesang Mask.

transitive verb

  • klagen über + Akk. [formal]
    klagen um [formal] (Freund, Heimat, Glück)
    lament that …

intransitive verb

  • klagen [formal]
    lament over or for something
    etwas beklagen [formal]
    etwas beweinen
    lament over or for somebody
    jemanden beweinen
    um jemanden weinen

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