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Definition of Weep


  1. The lapwing; the wipe; -- so called from its cry.
  2. imp. of Weep, for wept.
  3. Formerly, to express sorrow, grief, or anguish, by outcry, or by other manifest signs; in modern use, to show grief or other passions by shedding tears; to shed tears; to cry.
  4. To lament; to complain.
  5. To flow in drops; to run in drops.
  6. To drop water, or the like; to drip; to be soaked.
  7. To hang the branches, as if in sorrow; to be pendent; to droop; -- said of a plant or its branches.
  8. To lament; to bewail; to bemoan.
  9. To shed, or pour forth, as tears; to shed drop by drop, as if tears; as, to weep tears of joy.
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Weep Translations

weep in Dutch is tranen, huilen, traanogen
weep in French is pleurez, pleurons, pleurer, pleurent
weep in German is weinen
weep in Italian is lacrimare
weep in Latin is ploro
weep in Portuguese is chorar
weep in Spanish is llorar, pla ir