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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Extreme mental distress; Extreme distress of body or mind v. - Cause emotional stress or make miserable; Suffer great pains or distress.

Usage examples (39)
  • He beats his breast, filled with deep anguish for the way he's lived.
  • With tears and in anguish of spirit the slaves toiled.
  • And cried I for the parting pang in anguish likest fire
  • Their hidden or even visible anguish is of no interest. for more
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