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grievance
used in Henry IV, Part 2

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Definition
the cause of a complaint (real or imagined); or the complaint in formally written form
  • I pawn'd thee none: I promised you redress of these same grievances Whereof you did complain; which, by mine honour, I will perform with a most Christian care.
    4.2 — Act 4 Scene 2 — Another part of the forest (92% in)
  • Then take, my Lord of Westmoreland, this schedule, For this contains our general grievances: Each several article herein redress'd, All members of our cause, both here and hence, That are insinew'd to this action, Acquitted by a true substantial form And present execution of our wills To us and to our purposes confined, We come within our awful banks again And knit our powers to the arm of peace.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Yorkshire. Gaultree Forest (74% in)
  • Note this; the king is weary Of dainty and such picking grievances: For he hath found to end one doubt by death Revives two greater in the heirs of life, And therefore will he wipe his tables clean And keep no tell-tale to his memory That may repeat and history his loss To new remembrance; for full well he knows He cannot so precisely weed this land As his misdoubts present occasion: His foes are so enrooted with his friends That, plucking to unfix an enemy, He doth unfasten so and...
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Yorkshire. Gaultree Forest (87% in)

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