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anguished

adjective an·guished

Definition of ANGUISHED

1
:  suffering anguish :  tormented <the anguished martyrs>
2
:  expressing anguish :  agonized <anguished cries>

Examples of ANGUISHED

  1. <the military's explanation of the accident did nothing to console the anguished widow>

First Known Use of ANGUISHED

14th century

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