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grievance
used in The Color Purple

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the cause of a complaint (real or imagined); or the complaint in formally written form
  • When we reached England, Samuel and I presented the Olinka's grievances to the bishop of the English branch of our church, a youngish man wearing spectacles who sat thumbing through a stack of Samuel's yearly reports.

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