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One entry found for grievous.
Main Entry: griev·ous
Pronunciation: primarystressgremacron-vschwas
Function: adjective
1 : 1HEAVY 2, severe <the grievous cost of war>
2 : causing pain, suffering, or sorrow <a grievous wound>
3 : SERIOUS 4, grave <a grievous mistake>
- griev·ous·ly adverb
- griev·ous·ness noun

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