Lamentable and Miserable


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Lamentable adjective – Expressing or suggesting mourning.
Usage example: the lamentable cries of the women for their slain sons were heard throughout the village

Miserable is a synonym for lamentable in unfortunate topic. In some cases you can use "Miserable" instead the word "Lamentable" as an adjective or a verb, when it comes to topics like disappointing.
Nearby Words: lament, lamentation, lamenting, lamented, lamentably
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Miserable adjective – Causing or marked by an atmosphere lacking in cheer.
Usage example: a miserable jail cell in which the political prisoner was left to rot

Lamentable is a synonym for miserable in unfortunate topic. You can use "Lamentable" instead the word "Miserable" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as inadequate, pathetic, destitute.
Nearby Words: misery, miserly, miserably, miser
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