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aggrieved

[uh-greevd] /əˈgrivd/
adjective
1.
wronged, offended, or injured:
He felt himself aggrieved.
2.
Law. deprived of legal rights or claims.
3.
troubled; worried; disturbed; unhappy.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; see aggrieve, -ed2
Related forms
aggrievedly
[uh-gree-vid-lee] /əˈgri vɪd li/ (Show IPA),
adverb
aggrievedness, noun
Synonyms
1. abused, harmed, wounded.
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British Dictionary definitions for aggrievedly

aggrieved

/əˈɡriːvd/
adjective
1.
feeling resentment at having been treated unjustly
Derived Forms
aggrievedly (əˈɡriːvɪdlɪ) adverb
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Word Origin and History for aggrievedly

aggrieved

adj.

"oppressed in spirit," mid-14c., past participle adjective from aggrieve. The legal sense of "injured or wronged in one's rights" is from 1580s.

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