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əˈgrivag·grieve

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aggrieveverb

    infringe on the rights of

  2. grieve, aggrieveverb

    cause to feel sorrow

    "his behavior grieves his mother"

Wiktionary

  1. aggrieveverb

    To give pain or sorrow to; to afflict; hence, to oppress or injure in one's rights; to bear heavily upon;now commonly used in the passive, to be aggrieved.

    Etymology: From agreven, agrever; a + grever, gravare, from gravis. See grieve, and compare with aggravate.

  2. aggrieveverb

    To grieve; to lament.

    Etymology: From agreven, agrever; a + grever, gravare, from gravis. See grieve, and compare with aggravate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aggrieveverb

    to give pain or sorrow to; to afflict; hence, to oppress or injure in one's rights; to bear heavily upon; -- now commonly used in the passive TO be aggrieved

    Etymology: [OE. agreven, OF. agrever; a (L. ad) + grever to burden, injure, L. gravare to weigh down, fr. gravis heavy. See Grieve, and cf. Aggravate.]

  2. Aggrieveverb

    to grieve; to lament

    Etymology: [OE. agreven, OF. agrever; a (L. ad) + grever to burden, injure, L. gravare to weigh down, fr. gravis heavy. See Grieve, and cf. Aggravate.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Aggrieve

    ag-grēv′, v.t. to press heavily upon: to pain or injure. [O. Fr. agrever (Sp. agraviar)—L. ad, to, and gravis, heavy. See Grief, Grieve.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aggrieve in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aggrieve in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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