Synonyms of deplore in English:

deplore


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verb

1‘we deplore all use of violence and provocation’

SYNONYMS
abhor, be shocked by, be offended by, be scandalized by, find unacceptable, be against, frown on
disapprove of, take a dim view of, look askance at, take exception to, detest, despise, execrate
condemn, denounce, decry, deprecate, censure, damn
ANTONYMS

admire

2‘he deplored the lack of flair in the England squad’

SYNONYMS
regret, express regret about, lament, mourn, rue, bemoan, bewail, complain about, grieve over, express sorrow about, sorrow over, sigh over, cry over, weep over, shed tears over, beat one's breast about, wring one's hands over
archaic plain over
ANTONYMS

applaud