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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Deprive through death. To take away (a cherished or valued possession) especially by force or violence.

Usage examples (31)
  • I'll not bereave you of your servant.
  • Verb (used with object), : Illness bereaved them of their mother. ,The war bereaved them of their home
  • Who of His word bereave me.
  • The years of peace of which thou didst bereave me. for more
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