Wretchedness

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Wretchedness Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


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

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • 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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'Wretchedness' example sentence in quotations


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


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Wretchedness Sample Sentences in News


  • MORE WAR, MORE WRETCHEDNESS
    A fresh bout of destabilization is bound to occur in the Middle East now that the US government has vowed to eliminate ISIS, which is the newly minted demon the imperial powers love to hate. Read more on this news related to 'Wretchedness'
  • Mushfiqur, Mahmudullah keep Bangladesh alive
    Mushfiqur Rahim and the embattled Mahmudullah dragged Bangladesh out of wretchedness, putting together their best day on tour so far Read more on this news related to 'Wretchedness'

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