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grief


grief  (grf)
n.
1. Deep mental anguish, as that arising from bereavement. See Synonyms at regret.
2. A source of deep mental anguish.
3. Annoyance or frustration: Trying to follow their directions was nothing but grief.
4. Trouble or difficulty: the griefs of trying to meet a deadline.
5. Archaic A grievance.

[Middle English, from Old French, from grever, to harm, aggrieve; see grieve.]
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