Monday, January 27, 2014

Lament

Lament [ luh'-MENT ]
 noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (tr. v.) to show sorrow for
2. (intr. v.) to be sorrowful
3. (intr. v.) to bemoan
4. (n.) a display of grief
5. (n.) a song of mourning
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 In the book "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince", the phoenix lamented the death of his beloved master, Albus Dumbledore by singing a very beautiful tune.