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American English: /ˈmɔrnɪŋ/
British English: /ˈmɔːnɪŋ/

Translation of mourning in Spanish:


  • 1 (action, period) to be in mourning for somebody
    estar de luto por alguien
    guardar luto por alguien
    she's still in mourning for her husband
    todavía está de luto or guarda luto por su marido
    Example sentences
    • The university closed for three days as of Friday and flags are flying at half-mast in mourning of the rector's death.
    • The best thing anyone in mourning can do is live and hope.
    • The view that the whole nation was in mourning was well wide of the mark.
  • 2mourning (clothes) to wear mourning
    llevar luto
    to go into/come out of mourning
    ponerse de/quitarse el luto
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