from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of lacrimation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The flow of tears; crying

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of shedding tears; weeping.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. shedding tears


From Latin lacrimatio ("weaping"), from lacrima ("tears"), influenced by less common, older spelling lacruma (Wiktionary)


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