Grievous and Woebegone


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Grievous adjective – Difficult to endure.
Woebegone and grievous are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Woebegone" instead an adjective "Grievous".
Nearby Words: grieve, grieved, grieving, grievously
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Woebegone adjective – Feeling unhappiness.
Grievous and woebegone are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Grievous" instead an adjective "Woebegone".
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Woebegone or Grievous. 2016. Accessed October 21, 2020.

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