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  • 1 anguished — adj. [p. p. from {anguish}.] suffering anguish; experiencing extreme pain, distress, or anxiety Syn: suffering, tormented [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 2 anguished — index aggrieved (harmed), disconsolate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 anguished — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ experiencing or expressing anguish …

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  • 4 anguished — [aŋ′gwisht] adj. 1. feeling anguish 2. showing or resulting from anguish …

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  • 5 anguished — [[t]æ̱ŋgwɪʃt[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Anguished means showing or feeling great mental suffering or physical pain. [WRITTEN] She let out an anguished cry. ...an anguished mother. Syn: tormented …

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  • 6 anguished — adjective Date: 14th century 1. suffering anguish ; tormented < the anguished martyrs > 2. expressing anguish ; agonized < anguished cries > …

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  • 7 anguished — adj. Anguished is used with these nouns: ↑cry, ↑wail …

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  • 8 anguished — an|guished [ æŋgwıʃt ] adjective suffering great physical or emotional pain: She gave an anguished cry and collapsed …

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  • 9 anguished — UK [ˈæŋɡwɪʃt] / US adjective suffering great physical or emotional pain She gave an anguished cry and collapsed …

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  • 10 anguished — /ang gwisht/, adj. 1. feeling, showing, or accompanied by anguish. 2. resulting from or produced by anguish. [1350 1400; ME; see ANGUISH, ED3] * * * …

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  • 11 anguished — adjective Experiencing extreme discomfort or discontent …

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  • 12 anguished — Synonyms and related words: aching, aggrieved, anxious, bleeding, bored, bruised, careworn, cheerless, cut, depressed, disgusted, doleful, dolorous, dumb with grief, grief stricken, griefful, grieved, grievous, grim, hurt, in grief, injured,… …

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  • 13 anguished — adj. suffering; tormented, agonizing an·guish || æŋgwɪʃ n. agony, torment; anxiety, fear v. suffer; be tormented …

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  • 14 anguished — adjective experiencing or expressing anguish …

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  • 15 anguished — an•guished [[t]ˈæŋ gwɪʃt[/t]] adj. 1) feeling, showing, or accompanied by anguish 2) produced by anguish • Etymology: 1350–1400 …

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  • 16 anguished — adj. suffering or expressing anguish. Etymology: past part. of anguish (v.) f. OF anguissier f. eccl.L angustiare to distress, formed as ANGUISH …

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  • 17 grief-stricken — anguished, smitten with grief or sorrow (often because of bereavement) …

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  • 18 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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  • 19 Michael Dorris — For other people named Michael Dorris, see Michael Dorris (disambiguation). Michael Dorris Born Michael Anthony Dorris January 30, 1945(1945 01 30) Louisville, Kentucky, United States Died April 10, 1997(1997 04 10) (aged 52) Concord, New… …

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  • 20 Razed in Black — Infobox musical artist Name = Razed in Black Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Transmutator Origin = Ewa Beach, Hawai i, USA Genre = Industrial, Electronica, Futurepop, Trance Years active = 1994 – present Label …

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