grieve

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈgriːv/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/griv/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(grēv)


Inflections of 'grieve' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
grieves
v 3rd person singular
grieving
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
grieved
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
grieved
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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grieve

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. grieve for [her, those lost at war, a loved one]
  2. [still, always] grieving
  3. leave [them, the family] to grieve in peace
  4. grieving the loss of a [loved one, family member, child, pet]
  5. it grieves me to say [it]
  6. grieve over the past
  7. grieve for a lost [soldier, pet]
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