mourn

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mourn

 (môrn)
v. mourned, mourn·ing, mourns
v.intr.
1. To feel or express grief or sorrow. See Synonyms at grieve.
2. To show grief for a death by conventional signs, as by wearing black clothes.
3. To make a low, indistinct, mournful sound. Used especially of a dove.
v.tr.
1. To feel or express deep regret for: mourned the wasted years.
2. To grieve over (someone who has died).
3. To utter sorrowfully.

[Middle English mornen, from Old English murnan, to be anxious, care about, yearn, mourn; see (s)mer- in Indo-European roots.]

mourn′er n.
mourn′ing·ly adv.

mourn

(mɔːn)
vb
1. to feel or express sadness for the death or loss of (someone or something)
2. (Anthropology & Ethnology) (intr) to observe the customs of mourning, as by wearing black
3. (tr) to grieve over (loss or misfortune)
[Old English murnan; compare Old High German mornēn to be troubled, Gothic maurnan to grieve, Greek mermeros worried]

mourn

(mɔrn, moʊrn)

v.i.
1. to feel or express sorrow or grief.
2. to grieve for the dead.
3. to show the conventional signs of sorrow over a person's death.
v.t.
4. to feel or express sorrow or grief over (misfortune, loss, or anything regretted); deplore.
5. to grieve or lament over (the dead).
6. to utter in a sorrowful manner.
[before 900; Middle English mo(u)rnen, Old English murnan; c. Old Saxon mornan, mornian, Old High German mornēn to mourn, Old Norse morna to pine for]

mourn


Past participle: mourned
Gerund: mourning

Imperative
mourn
mourn
Present
I mourn
you mourn
he/she/it mourns
we mourn
you mourn
they mourn
Preterite
I mourned
you mourned
he/she/it mourned
we mourned
you mourned
they mourned
Present Continuous
I am mourning
you are mourning
he/she/it is mourning
we are mourning
you are mourning
they are mourning
Present Perfect
I have mourned
you have mourned
he/she/it has mourned
we have mourned
you have mourned
they have mourned
Past Continuous
I was mourning
you were mourning
he/she/it was mourning
we were mourning
you were mourning
they were mourning
Past Perfect
I had mourned
you had mourned
he/she/it had mourned
we had mourned
you had mourned
they had mourned
Future
I will mourn
you will mourn
he/she/it will mourn
we will mourn
you will mourn
they will mourn
Future Perfect
I will have mourned
you will have mourned
he/she/it will have mourned
we will have mourned
you will have mourned
they will have mourned
Future Continuous
I will be mourning
you will be mourning
he/she/it will be mourning
we will be mourning
you will be mourning
they will be mourning
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been mourning
you have been mourning
he/she/it has been mourning
we have been mourning
you have been mourning
they have been mourning
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been mourning
you will have been mourning
he/she/it will have been mourning
we will have been mourning
you will have been mourning
they will have been mourning
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been mourning
you had been mourning
he/she/it had been mourning
we had been mourning
you had been mourning
they had been mourning
Conditional
I would mourn
you would mourn
he/she/it would mourn
we would mourn
you would mourn
they would mourn
Past Conditional
I would have mourned
you would have mourned
he/she/it would have mourned
we would have mourned
you would have mourned
they would have mourned
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.mourn - feel sadness; "She is mourning her dead child"
grieve, sorrow - feel grief
2.mourn - observe the customs of mourning after the death of a loved one
celebrate, observe, keep - behave as expected during of holidays or rites; "Keep the commandments"; "celebrate Christmas"; "Observe Yom Kippur"

mourn

verb
1. (often with for) grieve for, miss, lament, keen for, weep for, sorrow for, wail for, wear black for She still mourned her father.
2. bemoan, rue, deplore, bewail We mourned the loss of our cities.

mourn

verb
To feel, show, or express grief:
Translations
يَنوحُ على، يَتَفَجَّع على، يَنْدُب
oplakávattruchlit
sørge
surra
gyászolmeggyászol
syrgja
gedėtigedulasgedulingaigedulo rūbailaidotuvių dalyvis
apraudātsērot
trúchliť
žalovati
sörja
yas tutmak

mourn

[mɔːn]
A. VT [+ person] (= grieve for) → llorar (la muerte de); (= be in mourning for) → estar de luto or duelo por; [+ death, loss] → lamentar, sentir
Conservatives mourn the passing of family valueslos conservadores se lamentan de la desaparición de los valores familiares
B. VI (= be in mourning) → estar de luto or duelo
when a relative dies one needs time to mourn (= grieve) → cuando un pariente muere se necesita tiempo para llorarlo or llorar su muerte
to mourn for sbllorar a algn, llorar la muerte de algn
it is no use mourning for what might have beenno sirve de nada lamentarse por lo que podría haber sido
he was mourning over his lost lovelloraba por su amor perdido

mourn

[ˈmɔːrn]
vt
[+ death] → pleurer; [+ person] → pleurer
[+ defeat, departure] → déplorer
to mourn the loss of sth → déplorer la perte de qch
vi
to mourn for [+ person] → pleurer; [+ lost thing] → pleurer

mourn

vt persontrauern um, betrauern; sb’s deathbeklagen, betrauern; (with wailing) → beklagen; (fig)nachtrauern (+dat); who is she mourning?um wen trauert sie?; (= wear mourning for)warum trägt sie Trauer?; he is still mourning the break-up of his relationshiper trauert noch immer über das Ende seiner Beziehung; what is to become of us?, she mournedwas soll aus uns werden?, klagte sie
vitrauern; (= wear mourning)Trauer tragen, in Trauer gehen; to mourn for or over somebodyum jdn trauern, jds Tod (acc)betrauern; to mourn for or over somethingeiner Sache (dat)nachtrauern

mourn

[mɔːn]
1. vtpiangere, lamentare
2. vi to mourn (for sb)piangere (la morte di qn)

mourn

(moːn) verb
to have or show great sorrow eg for a person who has died. She mourned (for) her dead son.
ˈmourner noun
The mourners stood round the graveside.
ˈmournful adjective
feeling or showing sorrow. a mournful expression.
ˈmournfully adverb
ˈmourning noun
1. grief shown eg because of someone's death.
2. black or dark-coloured clothes suitable for a mourner. She was wearing mourning.

mourn

v. estar de duelo; guardar luto.

mourn

vt, vi lamentar, llevar luto (por alguien)
References in classic literature ?
How didst thou grieve then, ADAM, to behold The end of all thy Ofspring, end so sad, Depopulation; thee another Floud, Of tears and sorrow a Floud thee also drown'd, And sunk thee as thy Sons; till gently reard By th' Angel, on thy feet thou stoodst at last, Though comfortless, as when a Father mourns His Childern, all in view destroyd at once; And scarce to th' Angel utterdst thus thy plaint.
But our bards are no more,'' he said; ``our deeds are lost in those of another race our language our very name is hastening to decay, and none mourns for it save one solitary old man Cupbearer
They are a proud race, but they are just, as are all Barsoomians, and you must have hurt or wronged her grievously that she will not admit your existence living, though she mourns you dead.
He mourns no doubt his lost companions, literally snatched from him one by one, and never seen again.
But the house in town, which is rarely in the same mind as Chesney Wold at the same time, seldom rejoicing when it rejoices or mourning when it mourns, expecting when a Dedlock dies--the house in town shines out awakened.
She thinks ever of you, my father, and all Helium mourns with her and for her.
for they shall -- for they shall -- a -- a -- shall mourn -- a-- a -- blessed are they that shall -- they that -- a -- they that shall mourn, for they shall -- a -- shall WHAT?
The daylight came, and Chaka rose, saying, "Come, let us go forth, Mopo, and look on those who mourn with us.
It may not be that the Achaeans should mourn the dead with their bellies; day by day men fall thick and threefold continually; when should we have respite from our sorrow?
do not mourn, but at once invoke the gods that my life may be prolonged.
It was more than a year since his death, more than a year since the news came; she seemed as though she would remember and mourn for ever.
Some romantic young widow, I suppose,' said I, 'come there to end her days in solitude, and mourn in secret for the dear departed - but it won't last long.