word useage lament as noun

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She sat lament after seeing the accident. 

asked Jun 27 '11 at 13:21 rajani New member

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Unclear. To lament generally means to regret or mourn something e.g. she sat lamenting the fact an accident had just happened 

link comment answered Jun 27 '11 at 14:26 Gabedude Contributor
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Rajani, 

 

Just to add to Gabe's post, 'to lament' is a verb.  'Lamentation' is the noun form derived from the same root.

 

I hope this helps.

 

Kim

link comment answered Jun 30 '11 at 14:32 Kimberly Expert
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Rajani, 

 

Just to add to Gabe's post, 'to lament' is a verb.  'Lamentation' is the noun form derived from the same root.

 

I hope this helps.

 

Kim

link comment answered Jun 30 '11 at 14:32 Kimberly Expert

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