grievance definition

  • noun:
    • a genuine or expected situation viewed as simply cause of complaint.
    • A complaint or protestation considering such a circumstance. See Synonyms at injustice.
    • Indignation or resentment stemming from a feeling of having been wronged.
    • Obsolete The act of inflicting hardship or harm.
    • Obsolete the reason for hardship or damage.
    • something triggers grief.
    • an incorrect or difficulty suffered, the reasons of a complaint.
    • A complaint or annoyance.
    • A formal grievance, especially in the context of a unionized workplace.
    • A cause of uneasiness and issue; a wrong done and suffered; that which offers surface for remonstrance or resistance, because due to injustice, tyranny, etc.; injury.
    • Grieving; grief; ailment.
    • a factor in grief or distress; an incorrect inflicted by another or other individuals; a source or celebration of irritation or difficulty.
    • Grief; disorder.
    • Discomfort; pain.
    • an allegation that anything imposes an illegal responsibility or denies some right or triggers injustice
    • a complaint about a (genuine or imaginary) wrong that creates resentment and is reasons to use it
    • a resentment powerful adequate to justify retaliation

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