grieve for

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See: deplore
References in classic literature ?
He heaved a deep sigh and said, "I grieve for myself and for us all; I grieve that I shall have to forgo the marriage, but I do not care nearly so much about this, for there are plenty of other women in Ithaca and elsewhere; what I feel most is the fact of our being so inferior to Ulysses in strength that we cannot string his bow.
Judge Peter Armstrong jailed Grieve for three years for the assault.
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