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grievous
used in Sense and Sensibility

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Definition
very serious; or very bad; or causing grief
  • I hope, from the bottom of my heart, he won't keep her waiting much longer, for it is quite grievous to see her look so ill and forlorn.
    Chapter 29 (15% in)
  • His demands and your inexperience together, on a small, very small income, must have brought on distresses which would not be the LESS grievous to you, from having been entirely unknown and unthought of before.
    Chapter 47 (26% in)

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