DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

4 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 an·guish /ˈæŋgwɪʃ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 An·guish n.  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.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 An·guish, v. t.  To distress with extreme pain or grief. [R.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: extreme mental distress [syn: torment, torture]
      2: extreme distress of body or mind
      v 1: suffer great pains or distress
      2: cause emotional anguish or make miserable; "It pains me to
         see my children not being taught well in school" [syn: pain,