plaint (n.)
lamentation, expression of sorrow
3H6 II.vi.23[Clifford alone] Bootless are plaints
3H6 III.i.41[King to himself, of the Queen] To hear and see her plaints
Luc.1364[of Lucrece] she her plaints a little while doth stay
R2 V.iii.126[Duchess of York to King Henry] hearing how our plaints and prayers do pierce
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