Anguish

Double click on any word to get a popup explanation of the word and sample sentences
Dictionary | Wikipedia | Synonyms | Quotation | News

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

Would you like to add your own explaination to this word 'Anguish'?

Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Anguish'


  • Anguish: For the movie, see Anguish (film). Anguish is a term used in philosophy, often as a translation from the Latin for angst. It is a paramount feature
  • 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 enemies in the
  • Hope in Anguish: Hope in Anguish is the eighth album released by East West. "Vacant" – 3:28 "Dwell" – 4:13 "Drink Me" – 3:05 "Seven" – 3:58 "For Every Wish" – 3:25 "Brutally
  • 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. He was a consultant
  • Ancient Anguish: Ancient Anguish, abbreviated AA, is a fantasy-themed MUD, a text-based online role-playing game. Founded in 1991 by Balz "Zor" Meierhans and Olivier "Drake"
  • Chain Reaction of Mental Anguish: "Chain Reaction of Mental Anguish" is the ninth episode of the fifth season of the American television comedy series 30 Rock, and the 89th overall episode
  • Anguish Languish: The Anguish Languish, an ersatz language constructed from English language words, was created by Howard L. Chace, who collected his stories and poems
  • Screams of Anguish: Screams of Anguish is the debut album by Brutality and was released in 1993 on Nuclear Blast. "These Walls Shall Be Your Grave" (4:37) "Ceremonial Unearthing"
  • A Prayer Under Pressure of Violent Anguish: A Prayer Under Pressure of Violent Anguish is the second full length album released by the metal band My Ruin. "Morning Prayer" - 0:33 "Beauty Fiend"

Words and phrases related to 'Anguish'



'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


Click here for more related quotations on 'Anguish'

Anguish Sample Sentences in News



Want to be famous? Add your definition to the meaning of 'Anguish'


Search for more meaning of 'Anguish' on the web