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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Feeling, expressing, or caused by anguish: anguished victims of the earthquake; anguished screams for help.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of anguish.
  • adj. Experiencing extreme discomfort or discontent.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. suffering anguish; experiencing extreme pain, distress, or anxiety.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Affected by anguish; expressing or caused by anguish.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. experiencing intense pain especially mental pain

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