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grief noun 1 a great sorrow and unhappiness, especially at someone's death; b an event that is the source of this. 3 colloq trouble or bother • was getting grief from her parents for staying out late. come to grief colloq 1 to end in failure. 2 to have an accident. Good Grief! an exclamation expressing shock, surprise, fear, etc.
ETYMOLOGY: 13c: from French grever to grieve.