Part of speech:
Full of or giving pain:
Something suffered; pain, distress, or injury
The condition of being in need of immediate assistance:
Characterized by, suffering, or exhibiting great pain or anguish:
A longing or desire.
A person or thing causing despair
A cause or the subject of such suffering
Sorrow or grief; mental anguish
Any place or condition of evil, pain, disorder, cruelty, etc.
The act or an instance of hurting; pain, injury, or wound
(Dial.) A pain (in some part of the body)
An instance of this; unlucky accident; mishap; mischance
(Roman Catholic Church) A state in which the souls of those who have died in grace must expiate their sins.
A source or cause of sorrow; a misfortune:
Work, especially when arduous or involving painful effort; toil.
An instance of such testing, especially as part of a series of tests or experiments:
Great misery or distress, as from oppression; deep sorrow
To be in agony or great pain; feel anguish
A condition of pain, suffering, or distress:
Any method by which such pain is inflicted
A cause of sorrow or misery; a misfortune:
An injury to a plant caused by cutting, scraping, or other external force
The last hours before death.
The torture inflicted on prisoners under interrogation.
Agonizing physical or mental pain; torment.
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