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grievous
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Frankenstein
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  • The whole village was roused; some fled, some attacked me, until, grievously bruised by stones and many other kinds of missile weapons, I escaped to the open country and fearfully took refuge in a low hovel, quite bare, and making a wretched appearance after the palaces I had beheld in the village.

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  • She suffered grievous bodily harm.
  • a grievous offense against morality

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