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anguished

adjective an·guished

Definition of anguished

  1. 1 :  suffering anguish :  tormented <the anguished martyrs>

  2. 2 :  expressing anguish :  agonized <anguished cries>



Examples of anguished in a sentence

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



14th Century

First Known Use of anguished

14th century


ANGUISHED Defined for Kids

anguished

adjective an·guished \ˈaŋ-gwisht\

Definition of anguished for Students

  1. :  expressing physical or emotional pain <an anguished cry>





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