grievance


grievance

noun

Definition of GRIEVANCE

1
a lingering ill will towards a person for a real or imagined wrong <this is no place to air your grievances against him>
Synonyms down [chiefly British], grievance, resentment, score
2
an expression of dissatisfaction, pain, or resentment <she decided to file a formal grievance against the utility company>

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