Definition of Anguish. Meaning of Anguish. Synonyms of Anguish

Definition of Anguish. Meaning of Anguish. Synonyms of Anguish

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Definition of Anguish

Anguish
Anguish An"guish, n. [OE. anguishe, anguise, angoise, F. angoisse, fr. L. angustia narrowness, difficulty, distress, fr. angustus narrow, difficult, fr. angere to press together. See Anger.] Extreme pain, either of body or mind; excruciating distress. But they hearkened not unto Moses for anguish of spirit, and for cruel bondage. --Ex. vi. 9. Anguish as of her that bringeth forth her first child. --Jer. iv. 31. Note: Rarely used in the plural: Ye miserable people, you must go to God in anguishes, and make your prayer to him. --Latimer. Syn: Agony; pang; torture; torment. See Agony.
Anguish
Anguish An"guish, v. t. [Cf. F. angoisser, fr. L. angustiare.] To distress with extreme pain or grief. [R.] --Temple.

Meaning of Anguish from wikipedia

- Anguish is a term used in philosophy, often as a translation from the Latin for angst. It is a paramount feature of existentialist philosophy, in which...
- The pear of anguish, or choke pear, is the modern name for a type of instrument displa**** in some museums, consisting of a metal body (usually pear-shaped)...
- Anguish is a 2015 American horror film that was written and directed by Sonny Mallhi and marks his directorial debut. The film had its world premiere...
- expressive quality somewhere between stoicism (at suspected infidelity) and anguish (over impending loss)".Music critic Henry Pleasants observes that "Presley...
- 1732–1775. Little, Brown. OCLC 426484.  —— (1972). George Washington: Anguish and Farewell 1793–1799. Little, Brown. ISBN 978-0-3162-8602-2.  —— (1974)...
- vocals reached their peak ... it hurt too much to hear him scream with such anguish and emotion. But it was my emotions I heard in his voice. Just like I always...
-   Sylvester, Sherri (February 26, 1998). "Spielberg recounts fears, anguish over alleged stalker". CNN. Retrieved December 11, 2011.  Boys' Life...
- that "none but a heart of stone would be unmoved in the presence of such anguish. Night and day that crowd of pale, anxious faces had been waiting patiently...
- promptly sent out of the brothel. The experience caused Mohandas mental anguish, and he abandoned the company of Mehtab.In May 1883, the 13-year-old Mohandas...
- the repercussions of the Very Bad Thing left the citizens with immense anguish and guilt over their actions, leading to the invention of a new hallucinogenic...
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