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beating ones breast

  • as inlament
  • as inbemoan
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Synonyms for beating ones breast

verb to mourn or grieve deeply
  • bemoan
  • deplore
  • regret
  • bawl
  • bewail
  • bleed
  • cry
  • howl
  • hurt
  • moan
  • rain
  • repine
  • rue
  • sing
  • sob
  • sorrow
  • wail
  • weep
  • beat one's breast
  • eat one's heart out
  • kick self
  • take it hard

Antonyms for beating ones breast

  • be happy
  • relieve
  • celebrate
  • compliment
  • laud
  • praise
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to beating ones breast

bemoan

verb. express sorrow

lament

verb. to mourn or grieve deeply
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.