griever

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n griever a person who is feeling grief (as grieving over someone who has died)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Griever One who, or that which, grieves.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n griever One who or that which grieves or laments.
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Usage

In literature:

They investigated several grievances and represented the grievers they felt were abused by the system.
"Wild Justice" by Ruth M. Sprague
She's one of the main grievers.
"Mountain Blood" by Joseph Hergesheimer
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In news:

Glenn Roland Griever , 78, died Oct 11, 2012, in a Mineral Wells hospital.
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