the bereaved

Definition of the bereaved

  1. :  a person or group of people suffering the death of a loved one The minister tried to comfort the bereaved.

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  1. :  suffering the death of a loved one

  1. :  someone who is suffering the death of a loved one :  one who is bereaved


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