Adjective bereaved has 1 sense
  1. bereaved, bereft, grief-stricken, grieving, mourning, sorrowing - sorrowful through loss or deprivation; "bereft of hope"
    Antonym: joyful (indirect, via sorrowful)
,Verb bereave has 1 sense
  1. bereave - deprive through death
    --1 is one way to
    deprive, strip, divest
    Derived form: noun bereavement1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody of something