Meaning of grievance

Definition of grievance

(noun) a resentment strong enough to justify retaliation; "holding a grudge"; "settling a score"
an allegation that something imposes an illegal obligation or denies some legal right or causes injustice
a complaint about a (real or imaginary) wrong that causes resentment and is grounds for action

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