Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of grief | Another word for grief | What is grief?

Definition 1: something that causes great unhappiness - [noun denoting cognition]

Samples where grief or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her death was a great grief to John

Synonyms for grief in the sense of this definition

(grief is a kind of ...) a stimulus with undesirable consequences

Definition 2: intense sorrow caused by loss of a loved one (especially by death) - [noun denoting feeling]

Synonyms for grief in the sense of this definition

(grief is a kind of ...) an emotion of great sadness associated with loss or bereavement

"he tried to express his sorrow at her loss"

(... is a kind of grief ) (poetry) painful grief

More words

Another word for gridlock

Another word for gridiron-tailed lizard

Another word for gridiron

Another word for griddlecake

Another word for griddle

Another word for grief-stricken

Another word for grieg

Another word for grievance

Another word for grieve

Another word for griever


Other word for griever

griever meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce griever