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grief

US [ɡrif]
UK [ɡriːf]
  • n.悲伤;忧伤;痛苦;不幸
  • Web悲痛;哀伤;悲哀
Plural Form:griefs  
Grief
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n.
1.
[u][c]
~ (over/at sth)
(尤指因某人去世引起的)悲伤,悲痛,伤心a feeling of great sadness, especially when sb dies
She was overcome with grief when her husband died.
丈夫去世时她悲痛欲绝。
They were able to share their common joys and griefs.
他们做到了同甘共苦。
2.
[c][ususing]
伤心事;悲痛事something that causes great sadness
It was a grief to them that they had no children.
没有孩子是他们的一块心病。
3.
[u]
(informal)
担心;忧虑problems and worry
He caused his parents a lot of grief.
他没少让父母操心。

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