Definition and Meanings for lamentable
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Lamentable is ranked 28,232 in the ranking of most used words in English
Part of Speech of lamentable
adjective, noun, adverb
Etymology of lamentable
Meaning of lamentable
- mourning; sorrowful; expressing grief; as, a lamentable countenance.
- fitted to awaken lament; to be lamented; sorrowful; pitiable; regrettable; unfortunate; as, a lamentable misfortune, or error.
- miserable; pitiful; paltry; -- in a contemptuous or ridiculous sense.