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deplore
American English: /dəˈplɔr/
British English: /dɪˈplɔː/

Translation of deplore in Spanish:

transitive verb

[formal]
  • 1 (condemn)
    (cruelty/racism/immorality)
    deplorar
    condenar
    union officials deplored the management proposals
    los dirigentes sindicales calificaron de deplorables las propuestas de la dirección
    Example sentences
    • He acknowledges a common humanity, denouncing modern race slavery in the strongest terms and deploring the disappearance of Indian civilizations into a historical void in which their cultural meanings would be forever lost.
    • The official condemnations of the bombing, therefore, focus not on deploring the act but on lamenting the consequences.
    • He said: " The council deplores all acts of violence ".
  • 2 (regret)
    (death/accident/misfortune)
    deplorar
    lamentar
    they deplored the lack of candidates
    se lamentaron de la falta de candidatos

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