grieving
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grieving(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (in mourning)
a. desconsolado
The house was full of grieving relatives at Jose's wake.La casa estaba llena de parientes desconsolados en el velorio de José.
b. aflijido
The grieving widower sat by his wife's casket all day.El afligido viudo se quedó sentado al lado del ataúd de su esposa todo el día.
c. en duelo
The hospital has a support group for grieving spouses.El hospital tiene un grupo de apoyo para esposes en duelo.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (period of mourning)
a. el duelo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Grieving is a process with many stages, son. Don't despair.El duelo es un proceso con varias etapas, hijo. No te desesperes.
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grieving
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. desconsolado(a)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
grieving [ˈɡriːvɪŋ]
adjective
[+family, relatives] afligido
the grieving process el duelo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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