mourn definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To feel or show grief or sadness. See Synonyms at grieve.
    • showing grief for a death by old-fashioned indications, because by putting on black clothes.
    • In order to make a minimal, indistinct, mournful noise. Pre-owned specially of a dove.
    • To express or even feel grief or sadness; to grieve; to be sorrowful; to lament; to stay a situation of grief or sadness.
    • to put on the customary garb of a mourner.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To feel or express deep regret for: mourned the burned many years.
    • To grieve over (somebody who has died).
    • To utter sorrowfully.
    • To grieve for; to lament; to deplore; to bemoan; to bewail.
    • To utter in a mournful manner or voice.
  • verb:
    • To express despair or sorrow for; to grieve over (especially a death).
    • feel despair
    • observe the traditions of mourning following the death of a loved one
  • noun:
    • Sorrow, grief.
    • Sorrow.
  • others:
    • expressing grief or sorrow; grieve; be sorrowful; lament.
    • to produce the look of grief; put on the customary habiliments of sadness.
    • Synonyms Grieve, etc. See lament, v. we.
    • To grieve for; lament; bewail; deplore.
    • To convey or show grief for.
    • Sorrowful.
    • to possess a kind of malignant glanders: said of a horse, and allusively of persons, in the expression to mourn of chine or mourning of this chine. Compare to mose into the chine (under mose), and discover mourner.

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