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miseries

noun
plural of misery

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1 a situation or state that causes great suffering and unhappiness
  • the flood brought misery to the many hundreds whom it had made homeless

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2 a state of great suffering of body or mind
  • a medication that promises to provide greater relief to those living in chronic misery because of arthritis

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misereres

miseries

miserliness

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“Miseries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/miseries. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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