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Synonyms for keening

noun grief, complaint

Antonyms for keening

  • celebration
  • enjoyment
  • praise
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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cries

noun. weeping and making sad sounds
  • bawl
  • bawling
  • bewailing
  • blubber
  • blubbering
  • howl
  • howling
  • keening
  • lament
  • lamentation
  • mourning
  • shedding tears
  • snivel
  • snivelling
  • sob
  • sobbing
  • sorrowing
  • tears
  • the blues
  • wailing
  • weep
  • whimpering
  • yowl

cry

noun. weeping and making sad sounds

lament/lamentation

noun. grief, complaint

lamentations

noun. grief, complaint

laments

noun. grief, complaint

mourning

noun. sadness, time of sadness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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