A manager of a farm, or overseer of any work; a reeve; a manorial bailiff.
- To cause to be sorrowful; distress: It grieves me to see you in such pain.
- To mourn or sorrow for: We grieved the death of our pastor.
- Usage Problem To file an official or formal grievance on account of (an actual or perceived injustice).
- Archaic To hurt or harm.
- To experience or express grief.