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grievous

adjective

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2 hard to accept or bear especially emotionally
  • the death of a spouse can be a grievous loss from which one never recovers

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The first known use of grievous was in the 13th century

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“Grievous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/grievous. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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