Origin of grievance
OTHER WORDS FROM grievancepre·griev·ance, noun
Words nearby grievance
How to use grievance in a sentence
So, personal grievances aside, I much enjoyed reading Baggott’s new book.Your Guide to the Many Meanings of Quantum Mechanics - Facts So Romantic|Sabine Hossenfelder|September 3, 2020|Nautilus
At district court hearings in September and October, Hughes argued that Gladden had attempted to resolve the case through the housing authority’s grievance process, a remedy available to residents under federal law.She Was Sued Over Rent She Didn’t Owe. It Took Seven Court Dates to Prove She Was Right.|by Danielle Ohl, Capital Gazette, and Talia Buford and Beena Raghavendran, ProPublica|August 25, 2020|ProPublica
He asked the housing authority to allow Gladden to participate in the grievance process before returning to court.She Was Sued Over Rent She Didn’t Owe. It Took Seven Court Dates to Prove She Was Right.|by Danielle Ohl, Capital Gazette, and Talia Buford and Beena Raghavendran, ProPublica|August 25, 2020|ProPublica
Now that school is resuming, they’re taking their grievances to their respective school boards and pushing for administrators to implement ethnic studies classes that reflect students’ diverse backgrounds as a graduation requirement.As School Resumes, Students Bring Racial Justice Push to the Classroom|Kayla Jimenez|August 18, 2020|Voice of San Diego
However, Lindsay added, “a culture has developed in which only certain conclusions are allowed … the fields we are concerned about put social grievances ahead of objective truth.”American Fringes: The Intellectual Dark Web Declares Its Independence|Nick Fouriezos|August 11, 2020|Ozy
In early October, Health Republic allowed me to submit a “grievance claim” which I filed, along with a pile of backup documents.
Nor are they moved by outrage over inequality or appeals to class grievance.
These were constituents with a grievance—local New York Jews, who were staging a non-violent protest to voice their concerns.Far-Right Pro-Israel Group Rallies Against Vaunted New York Jewish Institution|Rachel Cohen|August 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We do our cause more harm than good if we get outrageously outraged over every slight and grievance.
When the grievance committee, led by a Copé associate, declared Copé the winner again, Fillon demanded a re-vote; Copé dug in.France’s Petty Politics Brings Christmas Early to Scandal Lovers|Tracy McNicoll|December 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It would make everyone careful, of course, but I fail to see any grievance in that.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
And generally Mr. Crow forgot a grievance quickly, because he was sure to get angry with somebody else.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
I have a mild grievance against that talented lady, Miss Marjorie Bowen, for labelling her latest novel "a romantic fantasy."
Her color had risen with the memory of yesterday's grievance, pushed aside by curiosity for some twenty-eight hours.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
The friars had power of absolution, independently of the bishop; and it was a bitter grievance.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
British Dictionary definitions for grievance
Word Origin for grievance
Other Idioms and Phrases with grievance
see air one's grievances.