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anguish

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  • nounsevere upset or pain
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Synonyms for anguish

noun severe upset or pain
  • agony
  • grief
  • heartache
  • heartbreak
  • misery
  • sorrow
  • suffering
  • torment
  • woe
  • affliction
  • distress
  • dole
  • dolor
  • hurting
  • pang
  • rue
  • throe
  • torture
  • wretchedness

Antonyms for anguish

  • delight
  • happiness
  • health
  • joy
  • comfort
  • relief
  • contentment
  • joyfulness
  • solace
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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ache

noun. sore feeling; dull pain
  • anguish
  • hurt
  • misery
  • pang
  • pounding
  • smarting
  • soreness
  • spasm
  • suffering
  • throb
  • throbbing
  • throe
  • twinge

affliction

noun. hurt condition; something that causes hurt

agony

noun. suffering, pain

anxiousness

noun. anxiety

bitterness

noun. agony

care

noun. personal interest, concern
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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