What does grieving mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bereaved, bereft, grief-stricken, grieving, mourning(a), sorrowing(a)(adj)

    sorrowful through loss or deprivation

    "bereft of hope"

Wiktionary

  1. grieving(Noun)

    An act or instance of grieving.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Grieving

    of Grieve

  2. Grieving(adj)

    sad; sorrowful; causing grief

  3. Grieving(noun)

    the act of causing grief; the state of being grieved

How to pronounce grieving?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say grieving in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of grieving in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of grieving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of grieving in a Sentence

  1. Anne Wilson Schaef:

    We begin to see that the completion of an important project has every right to be dignified by a natural grieving process. Something that required the best of you has ended. You will miss it.

  2. Amy Dudley:

    Senator Kaine is heartbroken by the horrific shooting that took the lives of Alison Parker and Adam Ward and seriously injured Vicki Gardner. Senator Kaine has not yet reached out to the victims' families out of respect for their space and privacy during this difficult time of grieving. At the appropriate time, he looks forward to working side-by-side with the families and all Virginians who want to push tougher legislation through Congress to reduce gun violence and prevent such tragedies from happening here and across the country.

  3. Janet Morris:

    Stop grieving. Start giving thanks to me. You live to fight on other days.

  4. Rebecca Katz:

    He's a New Yorker who cherishes New York things. And I think just like a million New Yorkers were grieving the loss of life as normal, he was, too. Except that as the leader, you have to be the one to give it up first. That's where it got tricky, i think he gets it now.

  5. Brian Hester:

    To blame these shootings on some of the very people who have been targeted is offensive to those victims as well as the nine people who were murdered in Dayton this morning and to their grieving friends and family members.

Images & Illustrations of grieving

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