meaning of wretchedness

wretchedness




Definitions of wretchedness
  1. noun

    a state of ill-being due to affliction or misfortune

    synonyms:

    miserableness, misery

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    types:

    concentration camp

    a situation characterized by crowding and extremely harsh conditions
    living death

    a state of constant misery
    suffering, woe

    misery resulting from affliction
    type of:

    ill-being

    lack of prosperity or happiness or health

  2. noun

    the character of being uncomfortable and unpleasant

    “the
    wretchedness for which these prisons became known”
    “the grey
    wretchedness of the rain”
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    type of:

    discomfort, uncomfortableness

    the state of being tense and feeling pain

  3. noun

    the quality of being poor and inferior and sorry

    “he has compiled a record second to none in its
    wretchedness
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    type of:

    inferiority, low quality

    an inferior quality

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