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English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. grieve

    To mourn is to feel or express sadness or distress because of some loss, affliction, or misfortune; mourning is thought of as prolonged, grief or regret may be transient. One may grieve or mourn, regret, rue, or sorrow without a sound; he bemoans with suppressed and often inarticulate sounds of grief; he bewails with passionate utterance, whether of inarticulate cries or of spoken words. He laments in plaintive or pathetic words, as the prophet Jeremiah in his "Lamentations." One deplores with settled sorrow which may or may not find relief in words. One is made to rue an act by some misfortune resulting, or by some penalty or vengeance inflicted because of it. One regrets a slight misfortune or a hasty word; he sorrows over the death of a friend.

    Synonyms:
    bemoan, bewail, deplore, lament, mourn, regret, rue, sorrow

    Antonyms:
    be joyful, exult, joy, make merry, rejoice, triumph

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. grieve

    Synonyms:
    trouble, burden, annoy, distress, bewail, wound, pain, sorrow, hurt, afflict, mourn, lament, complain, deplore

    Antonyms:
    ease, console, soothe, please, rejoice, exult, gratify, alleviate

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. grieve, sorrowverb

    feel grief

    Synonyms:
    sorrow, aggrieve

  2. grieve, aggrieveverb

    cause to feel sorrow

    "his behavior grieves his mother"

    Synonyms:
    sorrow, aggrieve

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  1. grieveverb

    Synonyms:
    afflict, pain, hurt, or wound the feelings of, make sorrowful

  2. grieveverb

    Synonyms:
    sorrow, mourn, lament, bewail, feel regret

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 2 votes

  1. grieveverb

    Synonyms:
    mourn, regret, lament, rue, weep, sorrow, bewail, deplore, wound, afflict, try, distress, pain

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  1. List of paraphrases for "grieve":

    cry, gref

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How to use grieve in a sentence?

  1. The President:

    We got to have not just a Democratic president who can continue the legacy that we built together over the last 7½ years, but we've got to have a Senate that is a partner in this process, and I can list a whole bunch of reasons for why that's so important. It turns out that because of the untimely death of Justice Scalia -- and obviously we grieve for his family -- but the behavior of the Senate since then, I think, gives you a pretty good reason of why we think the Senate is so important.

  2. Cara Cullen:

    On March 31, my mother-in-law was one of the first people to pass away from this virusin Massachusetts. ... I do know how serious this is, i dont think this is a hoax. I think its serious. And my four children never saw their grandmother again and havent been able to properly grieve.So I do recognize how real this virus is.

  3. Lady Flora Hastings, “Swan Song”:

    Grieve not that I die young. Is it not well To pass away ere life hath lost its brightness?

  4. Greg Abbott:

    Our hearts are heavy at the news of the tragic death of a Texas Guardsman stationed at the border as part of Operation Lone Star. We grieve for the soldier who died and lift their family and loved ones up in prayer, the Texas National Guard plays an important role in our efforts to keep communities safe and we are grateful for their courage and commitment. The Texas Rangers will conduct a thorough investigation into this tragedy and the Texas Military Department is taking action to ensure such loss of life never happens again.

  5. Heather Waters:

    Im going to grieve for a very long time, its like the worlds worst nightmare. CLICK HERE FOR THE FOX NEWS APP The sheriffs office released a photo of Anthony Gumina under arrest, sitting down on what appeared to be a curb. Officials said in order to protect the integrity of their homicide investigation, not further information is being released at this time. But while officials claim to have evidence linking Gumina to his wifes death, a family member told Fox 40 he believes the 44-year-old is innocent.


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