Origin and Etymology of aggrieve
Middle English agreven, from Anglo-French agrever, from Latin aggravare to make heavier
First Known Use: 14th century
Synonym Discussion of aggrieve
Legal Definition of aggrieve
: to inflict injury on: as a : to adversely affect the interests of <was not the party aggrieved by the exemption> b : to infringe or deny the rights of <a person aggrieved by an unlawful search and seizure — Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure Rule 41(g)>
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