To feel, show, or express grief
To express sorrow
His amiable disposition acquired him a large circle of friends, who deeply lament his death.
I lament the passing of the "42-day rule."
I may lament and weep," he adds " but truly I have had admirable sport," with his greyhounds.
You always hear aspiring authors lament about finding the time to write.
We were listening to the lament played by piper Rob Bell.