Definition of Aggrieve in English :

Define Aggrieve in English

Aggrieve meaning in English

Meaning of Aggrieve in English

Pronunciation of Aggrieve in English

Aggrieve pronunciation in English

Pronounce Aggrieve in English


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1. aggrieve

infringe on the rights of

2. aggrieve, grieve

cause to feel sorrow

Example Sentences:
'his behavior grieves his mother'

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verb (transitive)
1. (often impersonal or passive)
to grieve; distress; afflict
it aggrieved her much that she could not go
to injure unjustly, esp by infringing a person's legal rights

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verb transitiveWord forms: agˈgrieved or agˈgrieving
to cause grief or injury to; offend
to injure in one's legal rights

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tr.v. ag·grieved, ag·griev·ing, ag·grieves
1. To distress; afflict.
2. To inflict an injury or injuries on.

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