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grievance
used in Pride and Prejudice

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Definition
the cause of a complaint (real or imagined); or the complaint in formally written form
  • Mrs. Bennet had many grievances to relate, and much to complain of.
    Chapter 25 (18% in)
  • She saw that he wanted to engage her on the old subject of his grievances, and she was in no humour to indulge him.
    Chapter 41 (92% in)

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