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lamentation

  
      nf     (douleur, peine)    wailing    no pl  , lamentation
   lamentations  
      nfpl  
péjoratif, plaintes incessantes   moaning    no pl  
Translation French - English Collins Dictionary  
lamentation n.
lamentation

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Collaborative Dictionary     French-English
n.
Wailing Wall
n.
Book of Lamentations
exp.
to pour out lamentations
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'lamentation' also found in translations in English-French dictionary
n.
lamentation
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lamentation
n.
lamentations
n.
lamentations
n.
lamentations
exp.
L'heure était au deuil et à la lamentation.
n.
livre des Lamentations
n.
mur des lamentations
"lamentation": examples and translations in context
Pleurons ensemble, unissons notre douleur dans la lamentation. Let's cry together, unite our pain in a lament.
Marcus Valerius Martialis, livre 11, épigramme 43, La lamentation d'une femme au garçon -sodomite... Marcus Valerius Martialis, book 11, epigram 43, the lament of the wife of a boy-buggerer -
Voici venus les jours de notre grande lamentation. These are the days of our great lament.
Les anciens grecs croyaient que les cygnes ne chantaient seulement qu'au moment de leur mort -- une magnifique et dernière lamentation. The ancient greeks believed that swans only sang once at the point of their death-- one beautiful last lament.
La sourde lamentation d'un trombone traverse le brouillard, qui est toujours Ià, même plusieurs mois après I'attaque du monstre du brouillard. The muted lament of a trombone resonates through the fog, which lingers even now, months after the attack of the fog monster.
Nuit de spleen, nuit de froidure Le vent apporte une étrange lamentation! Loathsome night, chilling night, on the wind come strange lamentations!
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