Translation of bereavement in Spanish:

bereavement

dolor, n.

Pronunciation /biˈrivmənt//bɪˈriːvm(ə)nt//bəˈrivmənt/

noun

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    dolor masculine
    (por la muerte de un ser querido) pesar masculine
    they have suffered / had a bereavement in the family han sufrido la pérdida de un familiar
    • the shock of bereavement el trauma que produce la pérdida de un ser querido
    • I felt a sense of bereavement at her departure sentí un gran pesar cuando se fue
    • Adults who work in schools can do much to help children deal with loss and bereavement.
    • This programme is to help people to come to terms with loss through bereavement or separation.
    • Sympathy was expressed to all the families connected with the club who suffered bereavements during the year gone by.
    • Have you suffered a loss through bereavement and feel you could do with someone to talk to?
    • We also found that contact with the recipient and his family can help in the adjustment to bereavement and loss.