HyperDic: anguish

English > 4 senses of the word anguish:
NOUNfeelinganguish, torment, tortureextreme / extreme mental distress
stateanguishextreme / extreme distress / distress of body or mind
VERBemotionanguishsuffer great pains or distress / distress
emotionanguish, pain, hurtcause emotional anguish / anguish or make miserable
anguish > pronunciation
Soundsae'nggwihsh
Rhymesabolish ... Yiddish: 161 rhymes with ihsh...
English > anguish: 4 senses > noun 1, feeling
Meaningextreme / extreme mental distress.
Synonymstorment, torture
Broaderdistress, hurt, sufferingpsychological suffering
Spanishagonía, angustia, martirio, suplicio, torcedor, tormento, tortura
Catalantortura, turment
Verbsanguishcause emotional anguish / anguish or make miserable
anguishsuffer great pains or distress / distress
English > anguish: 4 senses > noun 2, state
Meaningextreme / extreme distress / distress of body or mind.
BroaderdistressA state of adversity (danger or affliction or need)
Spanishangustia
Catalanangoixa
Verbsanguishcause emotional anguish / anguish or make miserable
English > anguish: 4 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningSuffer great pains or distress / distress.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue anguish over the results of the experiment
BroadersufferExperience (emotional) pain
Spanishangustiar
Nounsanguishextreme / extreme mental distress
English > anguish: 4 senses > verb 2, emotion
MeaningCause emotional anguish / anguish or make miserable.
PatternSomething ----s somebody
ModelThe bad news will anguish him
Synonymspain, hurt
Cause tosufferExperience (emotional) pain
Narroweragonize, agoniseCause to agonize
break someone's heartCause deep emotional pain and grief to somebody
torment, torture, excruciate, racktorment emotionally or mentally
tryGive pain or trouble to
Broaderupset, discompose, untune, disconcert, discomfitCause to lose one's composure
Spanishafligir, angustiar, atormentar, doler
Catalanafligir, anguniejar, colpir, fer mal
Nounsanguishextreme / extreme mental distress
anguishextreme / extreme distress / distress of body or mind

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