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"


  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
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How to say grieving in sign language?

  1. grieving


  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. Mary RobinsonFor Robinson:

    It looked like bad behavior... But it was a textbook example of a grieving child, i wasn't Mary RobinsonFor Robinson. I was Mary RobinsonFor Robinson.

  2. Judea Pearl:

    I remembered such gestures helped us in our tragedy, made us feel like the world is with us in the sense that the world is making a step not to allow it to continue, but the world did allow it to continue. But at that time it felt like a turning point, and every grieving family should feel that way. That the sacrifice made was a turning point.

  3. Jane Webber:

    Try to remember the happy parts of the person who has died, it keeps the human touch going. Even if it's not physical touch, it's emotional, it's spiritual, it's intellectual touch. We need that kind of relationship and grieving or we are left with unfinished grief -- and that's a scary thing.

  4. John Kasich:

    I am terribly saddened by this accident, by the loss of life and that people were injured enjoying Ohio's fair. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those grieving and injured.

  5. Leanne Stuckey:

    Our hearts go out to the family, i’m just grieving for them.

Images & Illustrations of grieving

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    • A. flabby
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