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  1. grievances

    A grievance (from Latin gravis 'heavy') is a wrong or hardship suffered, real or supposed, which forms legitimate grounds of complaint. In the past, the word meant the infliction or cause of hardship.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grievances in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grievances in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of grievances in a Sentence

  1. Kamal Preet Singh Pannu:

    Hundreds of farmers will launch a tractor trolley march to New Delhi to voice our grievances against the new laws, government wants to discredit and crush our movement, but we will continue to protest peacefully.

  2. Katherine Miller:

    Kim could try asking the court fora gag order restricting both partiesfrom airing their grievances publicly during the divorce, but I doubt she would be successful, free speech is valued in this country, and Kim would have to show a risk of grievous harm in order to be successful.

  3. Patrick Murray:

    This race has turned into the 'Festivus' campaign, it appears that GOP voters are using the 2016 nomination contest to air their grievances with party leadership.

  4. Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani:

    My region provides ample evidence of this: the grievances of the Palestinians since the Nakba, seventy years ago, remain stubbornly in place; conflict without resolution in Syria, Libya, and now Yemen. The suffering of people in my region may appear distant to an audience in Munich, but the waves of refugees make these injustices a European concern. And the darkness of terrorism now casts a shadow on the entire world.”

  5. Michael Caster:

    To purport that Peter was 'planted' in China by foreign forces is part of a trend by Chinese authorities of blaming 'hostile foreign forces' for domestic grievances.

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