Definition of Bewails

1. Verb. (third-person singular of bewail) ¹



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Definition of Bewails

1. bewail [v] - See also: bewail

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bewails

bevvied
bevvies
bevvy
bevvying
bevy
bewag
bewail
bewailable
bewailed
bewailer
bewailers
bewailing
bewailingly
bewailment
bewailments
bewails (current term)
bewake
bewallow
beware
bewared
bewares
bewaring
bewash
bewaste
bewater
bewatered
bewave
beway
bewdy
beweaponed

Literary usage of Bewails

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1. The Anatomy of Melancholy: What it Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms by Robert Burton (1847)
"... bewails his fathers death, couli! moderate his passions in other matters, (as he confesseth) but not in this, ields wholly to sorrow, * \IIMC fateor do ..."

2. Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious Indexes by Samuel Austin Allibone (1875)
"... And not commit those sins thou hast bewail'd, He that bewails and not forsakes them too, Confesses rather what he means to do. QUARLES. ..."

3. The Five Great Skeptical Dramas of History by JOHN. OWEN (1896)
"... so far as hasty wishes can accomplish it, a wreck, and a chorus of spirits bewails the wholesale annihilation his curses are supposed to have effected. ..."

4. The Lusiad: Or, The Discovery of India: an Epic Poem by Luís de Camões, William Julius Mickle (1809)
"... o'er Ganges' smiling vales No more the hind his plunder'd field bewails : O'er every field, O Peace, thy blossoms glow, The golden blossoms of thy olive ..."

5. The Anatomy of Melancholy: What it Is, with All the Kinds, Causes, Symptoms by Robert Burton (1847)
"... bewails his fathers death, couli! moderate his passions in other matters, (as he confesseth) but not in this, ields wholly to sorrow, * \IIMC fateor do ..."

6. Poetical Quotations from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Copious Indexes by Samuel Austin Allibone (1875)
"... And not commit those sins thou hast bewail'd, He that bewails and not forsakes them too, Confesses rather what he means to do. QUARLES. ..."

7. The Five Great Skeptical Dramas of History by JOHN. OWEN (1896)
"... so far as hasty wishes can accomplish it, a wreck, and a chorus of spirits bewails the wholesale annihilation his curses are supposed to have effected. ..."

8. The Lusiad: Or, The Discovery of India: an Epic Poem by Luís de Camões, William Julius Mickle (1809)
"... o'er Ganges' smiling vales No more the hind his plunder'd field bewails : O'er every field, O Peace, thy blossoms glow, The golden blossoms of thy olive ..."

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