English to Afrikaans Meaning :: bemoan

Bemoan :
bejammeren
- bejammerenbetreurbeklabetreur
 

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Verb(1) regret strongly

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(1) This follows years of complaints from small shopkeepers and liberal commentators who bemoan supermarket's retail dominance.(2) Contemporary chroniclers based in England had a habit of bemoaning the cost and absence of results of such campaigns.(3) There has been a lot of complaining about it, a good deal of bemoaning our situation.(4) In one isolated village the people weep and wail, bemoaning their plight.(5) He frequently bemoans the absence of suitable role models for them.(6) Elizabeth loudly bemoans the tendency of the younger generation to career hop - ÔÇÿJust one was enough for us!ÔÇÖ(7) He never once complained or bemoaned the cruel hand life dealt him.(8) Despite the drawbacks, Anne said she truly wants to stay in the area but bemoans the lack of amenities for her kids.(9) Weil bemoans the fact that the ban was the only one of twenty-five commission recommendations adopted.(10) Arjan bemoans our rapid consensus of opinion.(11) Like many writers, Phillips bemoans the way in which the publishing industry is now dominated by a handful of all-powerful conglomerates.(12) I've always bemoaned these losses, but never exactly mourned the loss of a station.(13) He bemoans today's generation for not sharing that wish to make a difference but admits politics today ÔÇÿbores me completelyÔÇÖ.(14) He is passionate about theatre, but bemoans the pressures which it is put under in Britain, thanks to underfunding.(15) Kenny bemoans the loss of that sense of community.(16) The young American bemoaned the wet and cold of the Pennines, disconcerted by their bleakness that inspired the Brontes more than a century before.
Synonyms
Verb
1. lament ::
klaag
2. bewail ::
beween
3. mourn ::
treur
4. grieve over ::
treur oor
5. sorrow over ::
hartseer oor
6. regret ::
spyt
7. cry over ::
huil oor
8. deplore ::
betreur
9. complain about ::
kla oor
10. plain over ::
vlakte
Antonyms
1. delight ::
vreugde
2. joy ::
vreugde
Different Forms
bemoan, bemoaned, bemoaning, bemoans
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