adjective Date: 1611 mourned for • lamentedly adverb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Lamented — La*ment ed, a. Mourned for; bewailed. [1913 Webster] This humble praise, lamented shade ! receive. Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lamented — lamented; un·lamented; …   English syllables

  • lamented — mourned for, 1610, from pp. of LAMENT (Cf. lament) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • lamented — [lə ment′id] adj. mourned for: usually said of someone dead lamentedly adv …   English World dictionary

  • Lamented — Lament La*ment , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lamented}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lamenting}.] To mourn for; to bemoan; to bewail. [1913 Webster] One laughed at follies, one lamented crimes. Dryden. Syn: To deplore; mourn; bewail. See {Deplore}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lamented — lamentedly, adv. /leuh men tid/, adj. mourned for, as a person who is dead: Our late lamented friend. [1605 15; LAMENT + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • lamented — adjective (usu. late lamented) a conventional way of referring to a dead person. 2》 express regret or disappointment about. → lament …   English new terms dictionary

  • lamented — la•ment•ed [[t]ləˈmɛn tɪd[/t]] adj. mourned for: our late lamented friend[/ex] …   From formal English to slang

  • lamented — /ləˈmɛntəd/ (say luh mentuhd) adjective 1. mourned for, as someone who is dead: the late lamented Grady. 2. regretted …   Australian English dictionary

  • lamented — adjective mourned or grieved for the imprint of our wise and lamented friend A.E.Stevenson • Ant: ↑unlamented …   Useful english dictionary

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