Definition of 'mourn'
Example sentences containing 'mourn'
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We as a family mourn her loss daily. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And chimpanzees, amazingly, seem to learn from each other the rituals of mourning death. Smithsonian Mag (2017)We mourn this great loss and our hearts go out to their families. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Their relatives were left to mourn their deaths. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They killed a daughter who was mourning her father at his funeral. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It makes a mockery out of death and mourning. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The nation was plunged into mourning at the loss of a promising future monarch. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The media world is mourning the loss of one of its more colourful characters. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Well might the nation mourn him. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There's a little bit of me that still mourns a regular normal life. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Few will mourn the death of this Government. The Sun (2009)But in Germany the nation is still mourning. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I bet none of them mourn the death of this wonderful lady. The Sun (2015)Knowing that many of his subjects would rejoice in his passing, he wanted the nation to mourn instead. Christianity Today (2000) Still mourning the loss of The Closer? The Sun (2013)I still mourn those earrings. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I am still in mourning. The Sun (2011)
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Used Occasionally. mourn is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'mourn'
British English: mourn VERB
If you mourn someone who has died or mourn for them, you are very sad that they have died and show your sorrow in the way that you behave.
She still mourns her father.
Definition of mourn from the Collins English Dictionary
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