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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To regard with grief or sorrow.

Usage examples (35)
  • Much as we deplore our condition in life, nothing would make us more satisfied with it than the changing of places, for a few days, with our neighbors.
  • We deplore the government's treatment of political prisoners
  • I deplore this hostile action
  • What I deplore is the fact that we are now - what we now - almost everything written or spoken in English and Spanish. for more
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