What does the word lamentable mean?

Usage examples for lamentable

  1. As it is, his principles, though happily not fully put in action, have yet produced most lamentable results. – Domestic Manners of the Americans by Fanny Trollope
  2. It is lamentable that the dwellers on your Earth are divided against one another. – The Planet Mars and its Inhabitants A Psychic Revelation by Eros Urides and J. L. Kennon
  3. A more lamentable company of cows you could hardly imagine. – Punch, or the London Charivari, May 6, 1914 by Various