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uk   us   /ɡriːv/
[I] to ​feel or ​expressgreatsadness, ​especially when someone ​dies: He is still grieving for/over his ​wife. [T] formal to make you ​feelsad and ​angry: [+ obj + to infinitive ] It grieves me tosee all this ​food going to ​waste.
(Definition of grieve from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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grieveverb [I/T]

 us   /ɡriv/
to ​feel a ​greatsadness, esp. when someone ​dies: [I] The ​entirecommunity is grieving for the ​loss of the four ​children.
(Definition of grieve from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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