grievious vs grievous : Common Errors in English

About grievious vs grievous

There are just two syllables in “grievous,” and it’s pronounced“grieve-us.”

grievous Meaning(s)

  • (s) causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm
  • (s) causing or marked by grief or anguish
  • (s) of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought
  • (s) shockingly brutal or cruel

grievous in News

  • Critics’ Choice Television Awards Fug Carpet: Kaley Cuoco

    Well, she’s lovely, so I’m very glad Kaley Cuoco won herself this lovely doorstop. But I’m terribly sad for her that she did it in a dress that is betraying her torso in such a grievous, flagrant manner. It is the Brutus to her Caesar.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: Go Fug Yourself

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