- Both companies stringently deny the allegation and claim they were set up by an aggrieved third party.
- Is a party more aggrieved by the fact that their grief, loss and suffering is televised around the world?
- So isn't it odd that the aggrieved parties always run to the papers for their moan rather than the game's governing body?
- Example sentences
- He let a bit of coldness creep into his tone, and Chris promptly loosened his grip, pouting aggrievedly.
- But they did so aggrievedly and they looked forward to armistice when they could win back what they saw as just wages and rights.
- 250 people on bicycles, that is - many in costume - riding all over the city together, the horns of backed-up traffic trumpeting aggrievedly behind them.
Middle English (in the sense 'distressed'): past participle of aggrieve, from Old French agrever 'make heavier', based on Latin aggravare (see aggravate).
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