Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples
IPA transcription: [ləm'ɛnts]
He laments thus pointedly:
In most cases words suitable to the several occasions were sung with lullabies, laments, and occupation-tunes.
Then was I still more fearful of the abyss; Because I fires beheld, and heard laments, Whereat I, trembling, all the closer cling.