Bemoaner \Be*moan"er\, n. One who bemoans. [1913 Webster]

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  • bemoaner — bemoanˈer noun • • • Main Entry: ↑bemoan …   Useful english dictionary

  • mourner — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. lamenter; mute, pallbearer. See interment, lamentation. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. lamenter, bereaved person, griever, keener, weeper, wailer, repiner, sorrower, willow wearer, pallbearer, commiserator,… …   English dictionary for students

  • mourner — n sorrower, griever, lamenter, weeper, wail er, bewailer, bemoaner, elegizer, repiner, groaner, whimperer; survivor, widow or widower, bereaved person, orphan, Sl. relict; commiserator, condoler, pallbearer, bearer, undertaker, Brit. Obs. mute,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • bemoan — /bəˈmoʊn / (say buh mohn), /bi / (say bee ) verb (t) 1. to moan over; bewail; lament. 2. to express pity for. –verb (i) 3. to lament; mourn. {be + moan; replacing Middle English bemene(n), Old English bemænan} –bemoaner, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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