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When her team took the protein away from mice, their bodies couldn’t turn off the weep and sweep.

Black and white were now mixing sufficiently to make a Klan member weep.

She did not weep on cue in public when Monteith died, or seek sympathy.

“For all the victims of the mindless wars, in every age, humanity needs to weep,” he said.

World leaders, and we, should look on them, be sickened, weep, and maybe finally learn.

“A typical parent would weep in this situation, but they showed no emotion,” he remembers in the documentary.

And for fear of being ill spoken of weep bitterly for a day, and then comfort thyself in thy sadness.

Behold they that see shall cry without, the angels of peace shall weep bitterly.

Lyn was no chicken-hearted weakling, to sit down and weep unavailingly in time of peril.

Pau longed to weep with her, and in his efforts to console, he addressed her with rather vague remarks.

Oliver felt stunned and stupified by the unexpected intelligence; he could not weep, or speak, or rest.


On this page you'll find 87 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to weep, such as: break down, complain, grieve, howl, moan, and mourn.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.