Definition of "grieving" []

  • To feel or cause to feel great sorrow or distress, esp at the death of someone (verb)
  • To inflict injury, hardship, or sorrow on (verb)
  • Present participle of grieve. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • An act or instance of grieving. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "grieving" in a sentence
  • "If nothing, it is an interesting exploration in dealing with the process of grieving from a first person “in the moment” point of view."
  • "My mother has a way of pushing me through anything and I know that after she dies, her words will echo in my head about how my grieving is silly and I should move forward and always do my best."
  • "I know "normal" is not technically "whatever someone is" - it's more like, whatever's normal for you in grieving is normal for you in grieving."