Overcome with deep sorrow.
More example sentences
- A grief-stricken widow took her own life six months after the death of her husband - and just days after she had been sent home from her job of 20 years.
- Her grief-stricken sisters tried to help her but she was inconsolable.
- My father was grief-stricken and couldn't cope, so I was passed around aunts and uncles for a few years.