grief

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈgriːf/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/grif/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(grēf )


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grief

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. am full of grief over
  2. how to [deal with, handle] grief
  3. the stages of grief
  4. am still trying to deal with the grief
  5. grief and [bereavement, anger, loss, sorrow]
  6. the grief that comes with [death, loss]
  7. grief [caused, experienced, brought on] by
  8. the grief of losing a [loved one, family member, relative]
  9. working through the grief
  10. everyone expresses grief [differently, in different ways]
  11. different ways to express grief
  12. was overcome with the grief of
  13. was overcome with grief (when)
  14. (you know,) you shouldn't give your [mom, teacher] so much grief
  15. stop giving me so much grief!
  16. is always giving me grief about
  17. [sick, had enough] of your grief!
  18. good grief!
  19. their [relationship, marriage] is coming to grief
adv
  1. the grief-stricken [family, relatives, children, widow]
n as adj
  1. go to grief counseling
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