sorrow over

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sorrow over (someone or something)

To grieve or lament for someone or something; to be full of sorrow because of someone or something. I know you miss him, but you need to stop sorrowing over Jonathan and start living your life again. People sorrowing over the results of the election need to get ahold of themselves. This is not the end of the world as we know it.
See also: over, sorrow

sorrow over someone or something

to grieve or feel sad about someone or something. There is no need to sorrow over Tom. He will come back. He is sorrowing over the business he has lost because of the weather.
See also: over, sorrow
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Also, Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif expressed grief and sorrow over the loss of lives in crash of a passenger plane in Iran.
Meanwhile, CM Shehbaz also expressed grief and sorrow over the death of renowned religious scholar and former chief of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl Rasheed Ludhianvi and prayed to Allah to grant courage to the deceased's family members.