Mourn and Weep


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Mourn verb – To feel deep sadness or mental pain.
Usage example: we mourned for weeks after our beloved pet's death

Weep is a synonym for mourn in lament topic. In some cases you can use "Weep" instead a verb "Mourn", when it comes to topics like feeling, grieve, bemoan, be sad over loss. popular alternative
Nearby Words: mournful, mournfully, mourning, mourner
Synonyms for Mourn


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Weep verb – To shed tears often while making meaningless sounds as a sign of pain or distress.
Usage example: the child was weeping over the death of his dog

Mourn is a synonym for weep in lament topic. You can use "Mourn" instead a verb "Weep", if it concerns topics such as cry, feeling, grieve, bemoan. popular alternative
Nearby Words: weeping, weepy, weeper
Synonyms for Weep

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