Bereaved definition

bĭ-rēvd
Suffering the loss of a loved one.

The bereaved family.

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The definition of bereaved is a sadness, such as the loss of someone as a result of death.

An example of bereaved is a person whose mother has died.

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People who are bereaved.

The bereaved were comforted by their friends.

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Having suffered the death of a loved one.

Bereaved relatives.

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Grieving over the death of a relative or friend.
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Simple past tense and past participle of bereave.
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the bereaved
  • the survivors of a person who has died recently
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

the bereaved