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grievous
used in The Merchant of Venice

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Definition
very serious; or very bad; or causing grief
  • Most worthy gentleman, I and my friend Have by your wisdom been this day acquitted Of grievous penalties; in lieu whereof Three thousand ducats, due unto the Jew, We freely cope your courteous pains withal.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Venice. A court of justice (89% in)

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