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anguished

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anguished

verb
past tense of anguish

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2 to feel deep sadness or mental pain
  • I anguished over the loss of my father for years afterwards

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“Anguished.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/anguished. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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