Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a grievous or afflictive manner; painfully; calamitously.

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  • adverb In a grievous manner, severely.

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  • adverb in a grievous manner

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Examples

  • But he refused the will and the heart, and every time, when he was unable at the beginning to leap sideways out of the inclined trough, he fell grievously from the inside of the loop, bruising and injuring himself.

    CHAPTER XXVI

  • On the other hand, Russian, Serbian, Romanian, and Italian prisoners suffered grievously from the lack of food supplements.

    Pursuit of an 'Unparalleled Opportunity': The American YMCA and Prisoner of War Diplomacy among the Central Power Nations during World War I

  • My country has suffered grievously from the dropping in 1919 of this team spirit because of differences in experiences.

    Watch On The Rhine

  • But he refused the will and the heart, and every time, when he was unable at the beginning to leap sideways out of the inclined trough, he fell grievously from the inside of the loop, bruising and injuring himself.

    Chapter 26

  • Pham Thi Hoa's family suffered grievously from the American War.

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  • A man could disinherit either of his children by declaring his intentions in his will, but only for grave reasons, such as grievously injuring his person or character or feelings, or attempting his life.

    The Old Roman World, : the Grandeur and Failure of Its Civilization.

  • Carlo Ancelotti dashes to Italy to visit 'grievously' ill father I'll take a Kop loss provided we win Premier League title, says Neville

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  • Carlo Ancelotti dashes to Italy to visit 'grievously' ill father To mark eight years of his restaurant, restaurateur Nikhil Chib and wife Natasha played host to a bunch of friends and of course, foodies.

    Daily News & Analysis

  • Carlo Ancelotti dashes to Italy to visit 'grievously' ill father I'll take a Kop loss provided we win Premier League title, says Neville To mark eight years of his restaurant, restaurateur Nikhil Chib and wife Natasha played host to a bunch of friends and of course, foodies.

    Daily News & Analysis

  • Mrs Forbes accused the council of "grievously" letting down local residents.

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