Examples of anguished in a Sentence
the military's explanation of the accident did nothing to console the anguished widow
Recent Examples of anguished from the Web
Amanda Powell, a longtime Apollo's Fire mainstay, was affecting as the anguished bearer of news of Euridice's death.
But one of the songs from those sessions, an anguished interpretation of Hurt that’s heard in the documentary, is as extraordinary as his early recordings.
Ultimately, Ko’s anguished septuagenarian didn’t end up cloning his dog after all.
But the militants’ attack on the Dapchi school has left anguished parents and community members asking how such a kidnapping could happen again, not even four years after another mass abduction of schoolgirls shocked the world.
Hatton, Soldan, and their other anguished parent friends are constantly juggling jobs, kids, and all the frenetic craziness of parenting with no social safety net.
When Lemmy died of cancer and congestive heart failure on Dec. 28, 2015, at age 70, Winship was among millions of anguished fans around the globe.
Or the moment an anguished Tiny (Crystian Wiltshire), comes to grips with his fate.
Jurors also heard a doorman place a 911 call, and Krim’s anguished screams in the background.
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First Known Use of anguished
aching, agonized, bemoaning, bewailing, bitter, deploring, doleful, dolorous, funeral, grieving, heartbroken, lamentable, lugubrious, mournful, plaintive, plangent, regretful, rueful, sorrowful, sorry, wailing, weeping, woeful;
black, bleak, cheerless, comfortless, dark, darkening, desolate, dismal, dreary, funereal, gloomy, glum, gray (also grey), joyless, low, miserable, moody, morbid, morose, pathetic, pessimistic, piteous, saturnine, somber (or sombre), sullen;
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