Definisi 'grievous'

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adjective
1 Causing grief or sorrow; painful; afflictive; hard to bear; offensive; harmful. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
2 causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm Terjemahkan
Example:
a dangerous operation
a grave situation
a grave illness
grievous bodily harm
a serious wound
a serious turn of events
a severe case of pneumonia
a life-threatening disease
source: wordnet30

3 causing or marked by grief or anguish Terjemahkan
Example:
a grievous loss
a grievous cry
her sigh was heartbreaking
the heartrending words of Rabin's granddaughter
source: wordnet30

4 of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought Terjemahkan
Example:
grave responsibilities
faced a grave decision in a time of crisis
a grievous fault
heavy matters of state
the weighty matters to be discussed at the peace conference
source: wordnet30

5 shockingly brutal or cruel Terjemahkan
Example:
murder is an atrocious crime
a grievous offense against morality
a grievous crime
no excess was too monstrous for them to commit
source: wordnet30


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