Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An outcry; a wailing; a loud cry expressive of grief or pain; mourning; lamentation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete A wailing; lamentation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete A wailing; lamentation.

Etymologies

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Latin ejulatio, from ejulare to wail, lament.

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  • wailing, lamentation

    May 8, 2009