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Synonyms for grieving
griev·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bereaved, bereft, grief-stricken, grieving, mourning(a), sorrowing(a)adjective

    sorrowful through loss or deprivation

    "bereft of hope"

    Antonyms:
    joyful

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "grieving":

    mourning, bereavement, grief

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  1. Michael Pfleger:

    I deal with the carnage. I deal with the caskets. I deal with grieving families. I ’m dealing with the young people being shot and killed. So, I ’m not just trying anything, I ’ll try everything.

  2. Lillo Brancato:

    The last thing I wanted to do was offend anyone, because I realize how many people are still grieving. Someone did lose their life. So I was really cautious. But after reading the script, I thought it was very tasteful. And the character himself is on the road to redemption. There are similar parallels to my own life.

  3. Frank Siller:

    When the dust settles, everybody goes home and these families are left, they are grieving and they get on with life without their loved ones, and we want to make sure we are going to be there for them long afterward.

  4. Orange County District:

    A monster with a gun murdered a little boy on his way to kindergarten – because he was cut off on the freeway, the callousness of this crime is unspeakable, but the fact that this couple continued to hide out in plain sight knowing full well they killed a 6-year-old child while Aiden’s grieving parents pleaded with the killers to come forward is [unforgivable].

  5. The DOJ:

    Even worse, Governor Cuomo in New York intentionally tried to cover up the true death toll resulting from his mandate. Grieving families deserve answers and accountability. It’s unconscionable that Biden’s Department of Justice refuses to investigate the deadly actions that went against CDC’s medical guidance taken in these states.


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