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bereave

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of bereave

  1. to take something away from <news of a death in the family bereaved them of the unmitigated joy that normally prevails at a wedding> Synonyms abate, deprive, divest, stripRelated Words denude; cheat, clean (out), defraud, shortchange; bankrupt, disfurnish, impoverish





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