Definition of Bereavements

1. Noun. (plural of bereavement) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bereavements

1. bereavement [n] - See also: bereavement

Bereavements Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Bereavements Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bereavements

bercaries
bercary
berceau
berceaux
berceuse
berceuses
berdaches
berdash
berdashes
berdesinskiite
bere
bereave
bereaved
bereavement
bereavements (current term)
bereaven
bereaver
bereavers
bereaves
bereaving
berede
bereft
bereft of(p)
bereftness
beremeal
berend
beres
beresque
beret

Literary usage of Bereavements

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen by Robert Chambers, Thomas Thomson (1870)
"en 1 of his days a bachelor, he was not the less subject to painful bereavements, and these, too, at that period of life when the affections are most ..."

2. Memoirs of the Life and Reign of King George the Third by John Heneage Jesse (1867)
"... two youngest of the King's Sons, Prince Alfred and Prince Octavius—The King's feelings and conduct under these bereavements—Birth of Princess Amelia. ..."

3. The Military Life of John, Duke of Marlborough by Archibald Alison (1855)
"But the period had now arrived when the usual fate of mortality awaited this illustrious man. Severe do- 68. mestic bereavements preceded his dissolution, ..."

4. Funeral Sermons and Outline Addresses: An Aid for Pastors by William Ezra Ketcham (1899)
"... DISTRESSING bereavements UNDER AFFECTING CIRCUMSTANCES. Lover and friend hast thou put far from me, and mine acquaintance into darkness. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Bereavements

Search for Bereavements on Dictionary.com!Search for Bereavements on Thesaurus.com!Search for Bereavements on Google!Search for Bereavements on Wikipedia!

Search