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griefnoun adversity, affliction, agony, anguish, bereavement, bitterness, broken heart, burden, calamity, casualty, catastrophe, chagrin, concern, contrition, desolation, despair, despondency, disaster, discomfort, displeasure, dole, dolor, failure, gloom, grievance, hardship, heartache, heavy heart, malaise, melancholy, misadventure, mischance, misery, misfortune, mishap, ordeal, pain, remorse, reverse, ruin, sadness, sorrow, sorrowfulness, strain, tension, tragedy, tribulation, trouble, vexation, woe, worry
See also: pain, plaint, remorse