we deplore all violence
we deplore this act of violence
Its main purpose is to deplore the use of violence in this dispute.
Henry's own, lofty response, more in sorrow than in anger, was to deplore the muckraking of his opponents.
If viewers deplore dearth of quality films, some producers bemoan lack of quality film viewers.
It was at this point that the performance of the Ministry of Culture came under attack, with Hegazi, for one board member, deploring the deterioration of the film industry since the 1960s.
James looked at me deploringly and not in the least guilty looking at all.
The article neither endorsed nor deplored the idea, but simply noticed the plain strength of feeling displayed by those who wrote to him on the subject.
The official condemnations of the bombing, therefore, focus not on deploring the act but on lamenting the consequences.
Jay does not flinch from deploring two of the biggest consequences of the penetration of market forces to almost every part of the globe; the threat to the environment and the rapidly widening gap between rich and poor.