aggrieved

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adjective ag·grieved \ə-ˈgrēvd\

Definition of aggrieved

  1. 1 :  troubled or distressed in spirit

  2. 2a :  suffering from an infringement or denial of legal rights aggrieved minority groupsb :  showing or expressing grief, injury, or offense an aggrieved plea

aggrievedly

play \-ˈgrē-vəd-lē\ adverb

Examples of aggrieved in a Sentence

  1. He felt aggrieved by their refusal to meet with him.

  2. The aggrieved party may cancel the contract.

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First Known Use of aggrieved

14th century


AGGRIEVED Defined for English Language Learners

aggrieved

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Definition of aggrieved for English Language Learners

  • : feeling anger because of unfair treatment

  • law : having suffered from unfair treatment


AGGRIEVED Defined for Kids

aggrieved

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adjective ag·grieved \ə-ˈgrēvd\

Definition of aggrieved for Students

  1. 1 :  having or showing a troubled or unhappy mind She answered with an aggrieved tone.

  2. 2 :  having cause for complaint especially from unfair treatment The judge ordered payment to the aggrieved party.


Law Dictionary

aggrieved

adjective ag·grieved

Legal Definition of aggrieved

  1. :  having a grievance: as a :  suffering from an infringement or denial of rights b :  having interests adversely affected aggrieved creditors



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