verb (used without object), grieved, griev·ing.
verb (used with object), grieved, griev·ing.
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Origin of grieve
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH grievegreave, grieve
Example sentences from the Web for grieve
That’s the key to responsible mourning — remember that everyone grieves.Eighty years of memories that will stir readers’ own|Connie Schultz|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
In the aftermath of the fire — as so often with disasters — grieving, homeless survivors wanted someone to blame, and Nero seemed a credible villain.
The grieving father played by Ian McShane, is a composite, as is the broken-hearted cheerleader played by Kate Mara.Marshall football, 50 years after plane crash, carries on, and remembers|John Feinstein|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
This didn’t mean that I wasn’t upset when I found out her terminal diagnosis, or that I didn’t grieve for her afterward.
However, some have turned their backs on grieving families and separated children.Is America Finally Having Its Moment of Anagnorisis?|Tracy Moran|November 3, 2020|Ozy
You know, when Lori died, I was interested in the five stages of grieving.Andrew Lincoln Wants Rick to End With Johnny Cash and the Sunset|Melissa Leon|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was still grieving when he texted his wife on July 18, but he gave no indication that he was feeling ill.‘He Could Have Brought Ebola Here’: Minnesota Widow on Her Husband|Michael Daly|July 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We see press conferences featuring grieving parents making impassioned pleas like, “Not one more.”
This weekend, thousands of people will stand in line to pay $13 for the privilege of grieving to the point of weeping.The Science of Weepies: Why We Love Crying at the Movies|Elizabeth Picciuto|June 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It will take a lot of work, a lot of grieving, and a large measure of hope to see it through.
The old fire now came over him, and the elders looked round sadly one at another, grieving that they should lose such a brother.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
I had been grieving so much of late that this golden opportunity would pass by; but, thank God!A Fortune Hunter; Or, The Old Stone Corral|John Dunloe Carteret
Her poorer neighbours understood far more than the others could understand, how sorely she was grieving about the child.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
Is it that we are neglecting the prayerful study of God's Word, and thus grieving the Spirit by whom it was inspired?Separation and Service|James Hudson Taylor
On one such inauspicious day, the young poet Junius came into a square, thronged with the grieving populace.Dream Tales and Prose Poems|Ivan Turgenev