Definitions For Grievous


  • Causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm
  • Shockingly brutal or cruel
  • Of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought
  • Causing or marked by grief or anguish

Is Grievous a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Grievous is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Grievous in a Sentence

  • The grievous cost of war
  • He took a foolish financial risk and suffered a grievous loss.

Synonyms for Grievous

Antonyms for Grievous

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