anguished


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an·guished

 (ăng′gwĭsht)
adj.
Feeling, expressing, or caused by anguish: anguished victims of the earthquake; anguished screams for help.

anguished

(ˈæŋɡwɪʃt)
adj
feeling or expressing anguish

an•guished

(ˈæŋ gwɪʃt)

adj.
1. feeling, showing, or accompanied by anguish.
2. produced by anguish.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.anguished - experiencing intense pain especially mental painanguished - experiencing intense pain especially mental pain; "an anguished conscience"; "a small tormented schoolboy"; "a tortured witness to another's humiliation"
sorrowful - experiencing or marked by or expressing sorrow especially that associated with irreparable loss; "sorrowful widows"; "a sorrowful tale of death and despair"; "sorrowful news"; "even in laughter the heart is sorrowful"- Proverbs 14:13

anguished

Translations

anguished

[ˈæŋgwɪʃt] ADJ (physically) → atormentado de dolor; (mentally) → angustiado

anguished

[ˈæŋgwɪʃt] adj
(mentally) [person] → angoissé(e); [face, expression] → angoissé(e); [voice, cry] → angoissé(e)
(physically) [person] → pris(e) par la douleur

anguished

adjqualvoll

anguished

[ˈæŋgwɪʃt] adj (expression, look) → angosciato/a; (cry) → angoscioso/a
References in classic literature ?
When from dark error's subjugation My words of passionate exhortation Had wrenched thy fainting spirit free; And writhing prone in thine affliction Thou didst recall with malediction The vice that had encompassed thee: And when thy slumbering conscience, fretting By recollection's torturing flame, Thou didst reveal the hideous setting Of thy life's current ere I came: When suddenly I saw thee sicken, And weeping, hide thine anguished face, Revolted, maddened, horror-stricken, At memories of foul disgrace.
Summary: Agra (Uttar Pradesh) [India], April 18 (ANI): Anguished over dismal development works, residents of a village in Agra in Uttar Pradesh refused to cast their votes for Lok Sabha elections on Thursday.
Anguished Shaine Young, 11, says he has been beaten, punched and branded a "wimp".
Kramer's deep, rich voice sometimes seems a bit too heavy in depicting the anguished, sensitive Tucker, but he never lets listeners lose track of Tucker as a driven professional and loving father.
Anguished Helen, who is due to give birth in November, said in San Diego, California: "I'm so worried about what will happen to the babies.
Werlin, author of the acclaimed YA mysteries The Killer's Cousin, Black Mirror, and other novels, keeps the suspense high, and she draws convincing portraits of a bright young man, his anguished father, the clever, amoral, Dr.
Yesterday her anguished parents Gerry and Kate, both 38, begged for her return.
But he is long gone when Jason finally perishes, still anguished over his loss.
SAINT ATHANASIUS, A FOURTH-CENTURY FATHER OF THE church and bishop of Alexandria, noted centuries ago the psalms' impressive power to become "a mirror to the person singing them." In my "singing" of the psalms, which at times is more of a moaning, I expose to God and to myself all of me--whether sad, angry, anguished, joyful, or frightened.
Yesterday, 24 hours after the young child vanished in quiet Praia da Luz, anguished parents Gerry and Kate, both 38, of Rothley, Leics, begged for her return.
This is a male version of the Georgia Nicolson series of books by Louise Rennison--a fast and funny read full of British slang and hilariously anguished musings by a self-absorbed teen narrator.
Simon Block's drama is based on what happened next - the continued efforts of his anguished parents (played by Stephen Dillane and Kerry Fox) to put pressure on the Israeli army to accept responsibility for killing their son unlawfully.