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grievous
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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Definition
very serious; or very bad; or causing grief
  • To his grievous disappointment, they were proud of it.
    Chapter 38 (32% in)
  • McGarrity's face fell into the old lines of grievous disappointment as he started his evening's work.
    Chapter 38 (79% in)

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