Synonyms & Antonyms : Grief





Grief



( Noun )


His taking to drugs was a great
grief to his parents.

Synonyms:

Pain

Sorrow

Trouble

Grievance

Remorse

Suffering

Tribulation

Trouble

Woe

Affection

Bereavement

Distress

Contextual Examples:

The doctor gave me a tablet to relieve the
pain in my stomach.

Sorrow will pay no dept.
Sorrows are our best educators.

His spoiled son has become a source of great
trouble to him.

Faith permitted him to endure every
affliction.

His
bereavement was shared by his relatives and friends.

The
distress caused by her son’s death can make her insane.



Antonyms:

Glee

Joy

Contentment

Satisfaction

Rejoicing

Solace

Happiness

Pleasure

Contextual Examples:

The child experienced great
glee on breaking the toy.

Taking a cold drink gives
joy and contentment in the summer.

It gives me
satisfaction, pleasure and happiness in declaring a net dividend of 15% on the ordinary shares of the company.




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