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1. mourn

verb. ['ˈmɔrn'] feel sadness.

Synonyms

  • sorrow

Antonyms

  • reject
  • break

Etymology

  • murnan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Mourn

  • stillborn
  • steinborn
  • forsworn
  • firstborn
  • wellborn
  • vanhorne
  • vanhorn
  • vandorn
  • unadorn
  • radborne
  • lamborn
  • forewarn
  • unborn
  • reborn
  • o'diorne
  • lowborn
  • forlorn
  • amborn
  • allcorn
  • alcorn
  • sworn
  • sporn
  • scorn
  • bjorn
  • bjoern
  • adorn
  • aborn
  • zorn
  • worn
  • warne

Example sentences of the word mourn


1. Verb, base form
Allow yourself to mourn, but avoid putting all of your relationship problems on social media.

Quotes containing the word mourn


1. The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
- Gautama Buddha

2. Not without hope we suffer and we mourn.
- William Wordsworth

3. Some people, they can't just move on, you know, mourn and cry and be done with it. Or at least seem to be. But for me... I don't know. I didn't want to fix it, to forget. It wasn't something that was broken. It's just...something that happened. And like that hole, I'm just finding ways, every day, of working around it. Respecting and remembering and getting on at the same time.
- Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever

2. mourn

verb. ['ˈmɔrn'] observe the customs of mourning after the death of a loved one.

Synonyms

  • observe
  • keep

Antonyms

  • allow
  • discontinue
  • refrain

Etymology

  • murnan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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