Wretchedness

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  • a state of ill-being due to affliction or misfortune; "the misery and wretchedness of those slums is intolerable"

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  • a state of ill-being due to affliction or misfortune; "the misery and wretchedness of those slums is intolerable" ,
  • the character of being uncomfortable and unpleasant; "the wretchedness for which these prisons became known"; "the grey wretchedness of the rain" ,
  • the quality of being poor and inferior and sorry; "he has compiled a record second to none in its wretchedness"

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* It is the wretchedness of being rich that you have to live with rich people. - Logan Pearsall Smith


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