aggrieve definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To distress; afflict.
    • To cause an accident or accidents on.
    • To give pain or sadness to; to afflict; hence, to oppress or injure in a single's liberties; to keep greatly upon; -- today popular in the passive becoming aggrieved.
  • verb:
    • To give pain or sorrow to; to afflict; thus, to oppress or injure in one's liberties; to bear heavily upon;—now commonly used when you look at the passive, become aggrieved.
    • To grieve; to lament.
    • cause to feel sorrow
    • infringe in the legal rights of
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To grieve; to lament.
  • others:
    • to offer discomfort or sadness to; afflict; grieve.
    • To keep difficult upon; oppress or injure in one single's liberties; vex or harass, as by injustice: used mainly or only in passive.
    • To mourn; lament.

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