lamentable

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lāmentābilis (full of sorrow, mournful; deplorable), from lāmentor (lament), from lāmenta (wailing, weeping).

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  • IPA(key): /ləˈmɛn.tə.bəl/, /ˈlæm.ən.tə.bəl/

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lamentable (comparative more lamentable, superlative most lamentable)

  1. Causing sorrow, distress or regret; deplorable, pitiful or distressing.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lāmentābilis (full of sorrow, mournful; deplorable), from lāmentor (lament), from lāmenta (wailing, weeping).

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Adjective[edit]

lamentable (masculine and feminine, plural lamentables)

  1. lamentable; awful; deplorable

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lāmentābilis (full of sorrow, mournful; deplorable), from lāmentor (lament), from lāmenta (wailing, weeping).

Adjective[edit]

lamentable m, f (plural lamentables)

  1. lamentable