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Noun: anguish  ang-gwish
  1. Extreme distress of body or mind
    - torment, torture
Verb: anguish  ang-gwish
  1. Suffer great pains or distress
  2. Cause emotional anguish or make miserable
    "It anguishes me to see my children not being taught well in school";
    - pain, hurt

Derived forms: anguished, anguishes, anguishing

Type of: discomfit, discompose, disconcert, distress, hurt, suffer, suffering, untune, upset

Encyclopedia: Anguish