Wailing over lamenting
- of Bewail
- Wailing over; lamenting.
(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Bewail
- (a.) Wailing more than; lamenting.
Luther was a patriotic German who was for ever bewailing the disintegration of the Fatherland; Zwingli was full of plans for confederations of Swiss cantons with South German cities, which could not fail to weaken the empire.