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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of grief.


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  • The event made news in the mainstream media, too, and not long afterwards, the HQ was "griefed" or vandalized, which created an even bigger splash.

    Kirsten Anderson: Virtually Campaigning

  • A hometown paper remembers the one-year anniversary of a teen who committed suicide after being "griefed" on MySpace. for November 19, 2007

  • Most of the cases of shock, outrage, and character-mourning I've seen have been because the "griefed" player didn't think he was playing that sort of game originally, didn't expect that to happen.

    Lies, Heists, and Social Emergence

  • Blaze I've been in SL for 2 months and I haven't been 'griefed' yet.

    Dead Monsters and Naked Emperors

  • I've been in SL for 2 months and I haven't been 'griefed' yet.

    Dead Monsters and Naked Emperors

  • Tom Chick and his wonderful Fidgit blog is my favourite new addition to my regular reading, and this week in ‘Resident Evil 5: Stranger in a strange land’ he realises that he accidentally griefed an unknown Japanese player for a good 10 minutes.

    The Week in Videogame Blogging #3

  • Even if I am to accept that it was third party griefers that was doing the pushing and caging, (and I now recant the last post finding out that both sides were griefed) there was still unsporting behavior on the Blue Side.

    Calmer words

  • On the surface, this seems to claim that NCSoft has created a game that, when it is played as it was designed, is inevitably harmful to its players and that those players who play it as it was designed are inarguably griefers and by same strange extension of this argument that I also do not understand justifiably griefed “in return.”


  • He griefed because he wanted to grief, simple as that.


  • I've noticed that the number of players on PC that have deliberately griefed whilst playing with me is ... none ... except myself.

    Left 4 Dead Rebuttal


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