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(Latin: weeping, wailing, moaning; expressing sorrow, grief; strong disappointment, complaint)
Word Entries at Get Words: “weeping
weep (verb), weeps: wept; weeping
To cry because of being very sad or because of feeling some other very strong emotion: Adam wept when he heard that Laurel, his sister, had died in the auto accident.

Bruce's mother was weeping with joy when she heard that he had won the marathon race.

Maude wept with happiness when her son, who had been traveling, arrived home safely.

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