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Definition of the verb aggrieve
What does aggrieve mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: aggrieved | aggrieving | aggrieves
- infringe on the rights of
- cause to feel sorrow
Alternative definition of the verb aggrieve
- [transitive] To give pain or sorrow to; to afflict; hence, to oppress or injure in one's rights; to bear heavily upon;—now commonly used in the passive, to be aggrieved.
- [intransitive, obsolete] To grieve; to lament.
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1,014 GRE Practice Questions (2009)
by Neill Seltzer, Princeton Review
Aggrieve is a synonym for the meaning tested here. and rouse is a synonym of the more familiar definition of pique. Ifyou ltn-ow that pique is negative, then you know you need a positive word. Aggrievr is negative, so eliminate choice (A).
Heinemann English Dictionary (2001)
by Martin Manser
aggrieve (a-greev) verb to cause someone to feel pain or resentment: Mother was aggrieved by the rareness of our visits home. aggro noun (informal) any aggressiveness, especially if deliberate or for perverse excitement. aghast ...
A Law Dictionary (1993)
Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States of America, and of the Several States of the American Union : with References to the Civil and Other Systems of Foreign Law; in Two Volumes by John Bouvier
Graper, to grieve, aggrieve, Graument, a great deal. Graundour, extent, size.
by Sammy Cahn
indiscrete naive 3 balance sheet parakeet believe aggrieve deceive perceive achieve relieve reprieve receive qui vive 3 reconceived journalese Marguerite county seat incomplete bittersweet aquavit easy street misconceived preconceived ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2G2R1I1E1V4E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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