1. A governor of a town or province.
  2. A manager or steward, e.g. of a farm.


  1. To cause sorrow or distress to.
  2. To feel very sad about; to mourn; to sorrow for.
    to grieve one's fate
  3. To experience grief.
  4. To harm.
  5. To submit or file a grievance.
    2009 D'Amico, Rob, Editor, Texas Teacher, published by Texas AFT (affiliate of American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO); "Austin classified employees gain due process rights", April 2009, p14:
    • Even if the executive director rules against the employee on appeal, the employee can still grieve the termination to the superintendent followed by an appeal to the 1 Board of Trustees.

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