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ag·grieve

aggrieve

 
pronunciation:
griv
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: aggrieves, aggrieving, aggrieved
definition 1: to distress or bring grief to; cause to suffer.
His wife's coldness aggrieved him.
similar words:
distress, grieve
definition 2: to injure by treating unfairly; give (someone) cause for complaint.
similar words:
abuse
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