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  • 61 wail on someone — in. to beat someone. (See also whale the tar out of someone.) □ Who are those two guys wailing on Sam? …

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  • 62 The Wail Of The Banshee — Wail of the Banshee was a seven part children s fantasy drama series from 1992 broadcast on CITV, and made by Central Television.Cast* Susie Blake Fay Morgan * Michael Angelis Merlin * Edward Hardman Jason * Greg Chisholm Matt * Debbie Doolin Diz …

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  • 63 Death wail — The death wail is a keening, mourning lament, generally performed in ritual fashion soon after the death of a member of a family or tribe. Examples of death wails have been found in numerous societies, including among the Celts and various… …

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  • 64 Blue Wail — Studioalbum von Uri Caine Veröffentlichung 1999 Label Winter Winter Format …

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  • 65 Death Wail — The death wail is a keening, mourning lament, generally performed in ritual fashion soon after the death of a member of a family or tribe. Examples of death wails have been found in numerous societies, including among the Celts and various… …

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  • 66 be|wail´ment — be|wail «bih WAYL», transitive verb. to mourn for; weep for; complain of; bemoan: »The little girl was bewailing the loss of her doll. SYNONYM(S): lament. –v.i. to wail; mourn. SYNONYM(S): lament. –be|wail´er, noun …

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  • 67 be|wail´ing|ly — be|wail «bih WAYL», transitive verb. to mourn for; weep for; complain of; bemoan: »The little girl was bewailing the loss of her doll. SYNONYM(S): lament. –v.i. to wail; mourn. SYNONYM(S): lament. –be|wail´er, noun …

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  • 68 be|wail´er — be|wail «bih WAYL», transitive verb. to mourn for; weep for; complain of; bemoan: »The little girl was bewailing the loss of her doll. SYNONYM(S): lament. –v.i. to wail; mourn. SYNONYM(S): lament. –be|wail´er, noun …

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  • 69 be|wail — «bih WAYL», transitive verb. to mourn for; weep for; complain of; bemoan: »The little girl was bewailing the loss of her doll. SYNONYM(S): lament. –v.i. to wail; mourn. SYNONYM(S): lament. –be|wail´er, noun …

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  • 70 Widow-wail — Wid ow wail , n. (Bot.) A low, narrowleaved evergreen shrub ({Cneorum tricoccon}) found in Southern Europe. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 71 widow wail — noun 1. A dwarf shrub (genus Cneorum) with pink scented flowers, native to Spain and S France 2. Daphne or mezereon (Daphne mezereum) • • • Main Entry: ↑widow …

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  • 72 Wise men ne’er sit and wail their loss… — См. Плачем горю не пособить! …

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  • 73 be·wail — …

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  • 75 wailer — wail·er …

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  • 76 Wailed — Wail Wail, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wailed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wailing}.] [OE. wailen, weilen, probably fr. Icel. v[ae]la; cf. Icel. v[ae], vei, woe, and E. wayment, also OE. wai, wei, woe. Cf. {Woe}.] To lament; to bewail; to grieve over; as, to wail …

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  • 77 Wailing — Wail Wail, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wailed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wailing}.] [OE. wailen, weilen, probably fr. Icel. v[ae]la; cf. Icel. v[ae], vei, woe, and E. wayment, also OE. wai, wei, woe. Cf. {Woe}.] To lament; to bewail; to grieve over; as, to wail …

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  • 78 wailer — wail ► NOUN 1) a prolonged high pitched cry of pain, grief, or anger. 2) a sound resembling this. ► VERB ▪ give or utter a wail. DERIVATIVES wailer noun. ORIGIN Old Norse, related to WOE(Cf. ↑ …

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  • 79 WailingWall — Wail·ing Wall (wāʹlĭng) n. See Western Wall. * * * …

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  • 80 wale — wail, whale …

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