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anguished

adjective an·guished

Definition of ANGUISHED

1
:  suffering anguish :  tormented <the anguished martyrs>
2
:  expressing anguish :  agonized <anguished cries>
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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
ANGUISHED Defined for Kids

anguished

adjective an·guished \ˈaŋ-gwisht\

Definition of ANGUISHED for Kids

:  expressing physical or emotional pain <an anguished cry>

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