Translation of "grief" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ɡriːf/ us /ɡrif/

the great sadness that you feel when someone dies

aflicción, dolor
come to grief

to suddenly fail or have an accident

acabar mal

(Translation of “grief” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ɡriːf/

great sorrow or unhappiness

dolor, pesar, aflicción
She was filled with grief at the news of her sister’s death.
grief-stricken adjective

overcome by very great grief

the grief-stricken widow.
come to grief

to meet disaster; to fail

sufrir un percance; fracasar, fallar
The project came to grief when the government cut its funding.

(Translation of “grief” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)