Definition of deplore:
lament, hate, praise, censure, reprobate, bewail, sorrow, despise, denounce, grieve, reprehend, abhor, detest, regret, mourn, loathe, wail, condemn, bear, bemoan, abominate, repent, rue, keen, someone can't stand someone/something.
- "The Vicar of Wrexhill", Mrs [Frances] Trollope.
- "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.
- "The Old Hanging Fork and Other Poems", George W. Doneghy.