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grievous
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  • I repeat I dare say I have committed many a grievous sin in my day; but I cannot help always looking back upon this as the worst action I have ever perpetrated.
  • But please don’t let me keep anyone," she added suddenly to her husband and daughters, in a tone of resentment, as though they had grievously offended her.

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

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