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bewail
American English: /bəˈweɪl/
British English: /bɪˈweɪl/

Translation of bewail in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • (lack/decline)
    lamentarse de
    (loss)
    Example sentences
    • Landlords and administrators complained, contesting the legality of the takeover, bewailing deforestation, and, most interestingly, arguing that the latter caused dangerous soil erosion.
    • The filmmaker bewails the attitude of the educated sections towards serious films.
    • She bewails the fact that the street's turned so quiet since it's been pedestrianised.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.