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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 of bereave abate, deprive, divest, stripWords Related to bereave denude; cheat, clean (out), defraud, shortchange; bankrupt, disfurnish, impoverish



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to praise usually to excess

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