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adjective grave pronunciation in British English /ɡreɪv/
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adjectivegrave
comparativegraver
superlativegravest
  1. 1
    so serious that you feel worried
    The situation is very grave and appears to be deteriorating.
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    1. a.
      used for emphasizing how serious something is
      The report expressed grave concerns about the safety of meat production.
      I have grave doubts that he’ll ever become a doctor.
      in grave danger (of): The peace process is in grave danger of collapsing.

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gravely

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Her husband had been gravely ill for some time.
She nodded gravely.

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