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Anguish Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • extreme mental distress
  • extreme distress of body or mind
  • cause emotional anguish or make miserable; "It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school"
  • suffer great pains or distress

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • extreme mental distress ,
  • extreme distress of body or mind

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Anguish'


  • Anguish: Anguish is a term used in philosophy , often as a translation from the Latin for angst . in which anguish is often understood as the ...
  • Anguish (film): Anguish (Angustia) is a 1987 Spanish-produced horror film starring Zelda Rubinstein , Michael Lerner , Talia Paul, Angel Jove and Clara ...
  • Douglas Anguish: Douglas Keith Anguish (born 8 July 1950 in Meadow Lake , Saskatchewan ) was a New Democratic Party member of the Canadian House of Commons ...
  • Anguish Languish: The Anguish Languish, an ersatz language constructed from English language words, was created by Howard L. Chace , who collected his ...
  • Ancient Anguish: Ancient Anguish, abbreviated AA, is a fantasy -themed MUD , a text-based online role-playing game . Founded in 1991 by Balz "Zor" ...
  • Charles Anguish: Charles Anguish aka Charles Clarke (born 13 February 1769 at Bloomsbury , London ; died 25 May 1797 at the Cape of Good Hope , South Africa ...
  • Anguish of Ireland: King Anguish of Ireland is a mythological character in the stories of King Arthur . He is the father of Iseult , and one of Arthur's early ...
  • Hope in Anguish: Hope in Anguish is the eighth album released by East West . Track listing ": "Vacant" – 3:28" "Dwell" – 4:13" "Drink Me" – 3:05" "Seven" – 3:58" ...
  • Screams of Anguish: Screams of Anguish is the debut album by Brutality and was released in 1993 on Nuclear Blast . Track listing ": "These Walls Shall Be Your ...

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'Anguish' example sentence in quotations


* Ideologies separate us. Dreams and anguish bring us together. - Eugene Ionesco

* Every composer knows the anguish and despair occasioned by forgetting ideas which one had no time to write down. - Hector Berlioz

* The loss of a friend is like that of a limb time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired. - Robert Southey


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  • Motorsport - Bianchi father reveals anguish after F1 horror crash - report
    - The father of stricken Formula One driver Jules Bianchi has revealed the family's anguish as they continue to hold a bedside vigil in the hope he will "win the biggest qualifying lap of his life." Read more on this news related to 'Anguish'
  • Pa. House votes to prevent offender-caused anguish
    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A legislative proposal that aims to prevent offenders from causing their victims "mental anguish" is advancing in the Pennsylvania Legislature. Read more on this news related to 'Anguish'
  • Corbett to sign bill to stem victims 'anguish'
    Gov. Tom Corbett says he will sign a bill that aims to prevent people convicted of crimes from causing their victims "mental anguish." Read more on this news related to 'Anguish'

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