Examples from the Web for bereavement
The stages of heartbreak are similar to the recognized stages of bereavement: shock, denial, grief, anger, finally acceptance.
Bereavement is one of those things Western society is not very good at, particularly the British.
Have you had bereavement or other catastrophic disruptions in your recent life?Justin Cartwright’s Novel ‘Lion Heart’ May Win Him the Audience He Deserves|Robert Birnbaum|March 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And death and bereavement are hardly the only troubles that this conflict brings to a Palestinian childhood.
In this group, when bereavement turns into depression, it requires immediate clinical attention and evaluation.Bereavement Doesn’t Equal Depression, and It’s No Disease for the DSM|T. Byram Karasu|January 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
His beautiful wife never recovered from this bereavement, and died in a few months at Lisbon, of a broken heart.Famous European Artists|Sarah K. Bolton
Three days after this bereavement, fraught with fatal consequences, the Prophet had to put up with a still more grievous loss.The Life of Mohammad|Etienne Dinet
The loss even of the smug 127 figure of Jules Simon, just outside Durand's, would be something like a bereavement.A Wanderer in Paris|E. V. Lucas
One of the most interesting features of the episode is the reference the author was constantly making to this bereavement.Pickwickian Studies|Percy Fitzgerald
The title of the piece was "Bereavement" By some strange means, it served as the pole-star to my wandering thoughts.Cape Cod Folks|Sarah P. McLean Greene