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All Quiet on the Western Front
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grievous
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All Quiet on the Western Front
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  • But so long as we have to stay here in the field, the front-line days, when they are past, sink down in us like a stone; they are too grievous for us to be able to reflect on them at once.
  • We did not break down, but adapted ourselves; our twenty years, which made many another thing so grievous, helped us in this.
  • But then unexpectedly a flame of grievous and terrible yearning flares up.

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

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