Lamentation

(Roget's Thesaurus)
-->Expression of pain.
<- N
PARAG:Lamentation->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ lament
lament
lamentation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ wail
wail
complaint
plaint
murmur
mutter
grumble
groan
moan
whine
whimper
sob
sigh
suspiration
heaving
deep sigh
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cry
cry
&c.(vociferation) 411
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ scream
scream
howl
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ outcry
outcry
wail of woe
frown
scowl
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ tear
tear
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ weeping
weeping
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ flood of tears
flood of tears
fit of crying
lachrymation
melting mood
weeping and gnashing of teeth
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ plaintiveness
plaintiveness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ languishment
languishment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ condolence
condolence
&c. 915
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ mourning
mourning
weeds
willow
cypress
crape
deep mourning
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ sackcloth and ashes
sackcloth and ashes
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ lachrymatory
lachrymatory
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ knell
knell
&c. 363
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ deep death song
deep death song
dirge
coronach
nenia
requiem
elegy
epicedium
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ threne
threne
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ monody
monody
threnody
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ jeremiad
jeremiad
jeremiade|
=>!
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ ullalulla
ullalulla
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ mourner
mourner
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ grumbler
grumbler
&c.(discontent) 832
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ Noobe
Noobe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ Heraclitus
Heraclitus
PARAG:Lamentation->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lament
lament
mourn
deplore
grieve
weep over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bewail
bewail
bemoan
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ condole with
condole with
&c. 915
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fret
fret
&c.(suffer) 828
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ wear mourning
wear mourning
go into mourning
put on mourning
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ wear the willow
wear the willow
wear sackcloth and ashes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ infandum renovare dolorem
infandum renovare dolorem
=>(Vergil)
&c.(regret) 833
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ give sorrow words
give sorrow words
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ sigh
sigh
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ give a sigh
give a sigh
heave
fetch a sigh
=>waft a sigh from Indus to the pole
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ waft a sigh from Indus to the pole
waft a sigh from Indus to the pole
=>(Pope)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ sigh
sigh
=>like a furnace
like a furnace
=>(As you Like It)
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ wail
wail
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ cry
cry
weep
sob
greet
blubber
pipe
snivel
bibber
whimper
pule
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ pipe one's eye
pipe one's eye
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ drop tears
drop tears
shed tears
drop a tear
shed a tear
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ melt into tears
melt into tears
burst into tears
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ fondre en larmes
fondre en larmes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ cry oneself blind
cry oneself blind
cry one's eyes out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ yammer
yammer
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ scream
scream
&c.(cry out) 411
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ mew
mew
&c.(animal sounds) 412
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ groan
groan
moan
whine
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ roar
roar
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ roar like a bull
roar like a bull
bellow like a bull
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ cry out lustily
cry out lustily
rend the air
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ frown
frown
scowl
make a wry face
gnash one's teeth
wring one's hands
tear one's hair
beat one's breast
roll on the ground
burst with grief
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ complain
complain
murmur
mutter
grumble
growl
clamor
make a fuss about
croak
grunt
maunder
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ deprecate
deprecate
&c.(disapprove) 932
GRP: \\ V \\ 7
Sgm: \\ V \\ 7 \\ cry out before one is hurt
cry out before one is hurt
complain without cause
PARAG:Lamentation->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lamenting
lamenting
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in mourning
in mourning
in sackcloth and ashes
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sorrowing
sorrowing
sorrowful
&c.(unhappy) 828
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ mournful
mournful
tearful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lachrymose
lachrymose
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ plaintive
plaintive
plaintful
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ querulous
querulous
querimonious
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in the melting mood
in the melting mood
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ threnetic
threnetic
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in tears
in tears
with tears in one's eyes
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ with moistened eyes
with moistened eyes
with watery eyes
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ bathed in tears
bathed in tears
dissolved in tears
=>like Niobe all tears
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ like Niobe all tears
like Niobe all tears
=>(Hamlet)
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ elegiac
elegiac
epicedial
PARAG:Lamentation->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ de profundis
de profundis
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ les larmes aux yeux
les larmes aux yeux
PARAG:Lamentation->Int
GRP: \\ Int \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Int \\ 1 \\ heigh-ho
heigh-ho
=>!
alas
=>!
alack
=>!
O dear
=>!
ah me
=>!
woe is me
=>!
lackadaisy
=>!
well a day
=>!
lack a day
=>!
alack a day
=>!
wellaway
=>!
alas the day
=>!
O tempora O mores
=>!
what a pity
=>!
miserabile dictu
=>!
O lud lud
=>!
too true
=>!

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • lamentation — [ lamɑ̃tasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • XIVe; lamentacion v. 1225; lat. lamentatio 1 ♦ Plainte bruyante et prolongée. Faire entendre, pousser des lamentations. Hist. jud. Les Lamentations de Jérémie, le livre des Lamentations : livre de la Bible composé de cinq… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Lamentation — Lam en*ta tion, n. [F. lamentation, L. lamentatio.] 1. The act of bewailing; audible expression of sorrow; wailing; moaning. [1913 Webster] In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation and weeping. Matt. ii. 18. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. (Script.) A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lamentation — Lamentation. s. f. Plainte accompagnée de gemissements & de cris. On n entendit que lamentations. aprés une longue lamentation. les Lamentations de Jeremie sur la ruine de Jerusalem …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Lamentation — (v. lat.), Klage, Klagelied; daher Lamentationen, drei Abschnitte der Klagelieder Jeremiä, welche in der Katholischen Kirche an den drei letzten Tagen der Charwoche in dem ersten Nocturn der Trauermetten abgesungen werden …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Lamentation — Lamentation, lat. deutsch, Klage, Klagelied …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • lamentation — index disapprobation, plaint Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Lamentation — Lamentation,die:⇨Jammer(1) …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • lamentation — фр. [ламантасьо/н] lamentazione ит. [ламэнтацио/нэ] lamento [ламэ/нто] плач, стон, жалоба, рыдание …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • lamentation — late 14c., from O.Fr. lamentacion and directly from L. lamentationem (nom. lamentatio) wailing, moaning, weeping, noun of action from pp. stem of lamentari to wail, moan, weep, lament, from lamentum a wailing, from PIE root *la to shout, cry,… …   Etymology dictionary

  • lamentation — [lam΄ən tā′shən] n. the act of lamenting; outward expression of grief; esp., a weeping or wailing …   English World dictionary

  • Lamentation — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Lamentation », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Le mot Lamentation peut se référer à  …   Wikipédia en Français

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