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Synonyms of grievance

Noun


1. grudge, score, grievance, resentment, bitterness, gall, rancor, rancour

usage: a resentment strong enough to justify retaliation; "holding a grudge"; "settling a score"

2. grievance, allegation

usage: an allegation that something imposes an illegal obligation or denies some legal right or causes injustice

3. grievance, complaint

usage: a complaint about a (real or imaginary) wrong that causes resentment and is grounds for action

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