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misery

noun [C/U]  us   /ˈmɪz·ər·i/
great unhappiness: [U] With the rice harvest, hope is sprouting amid the misery.
Translations of “misery”
in Arabic بُؤس…
in Korean 고통…
in Malaysian kesengsaraan…
in French misère…
in Turkish bedbahtlık, mutsuzluk, sefalet…
in Italian infelicità, sofferenza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 痛苦, 痛苦,悲慘…
in Russian страдание, мучение…
in Polish nieszczęście, cierpienie…
in Vietnamese những nỗi khốn khổ…
in Spanish desgracia, desdicha, tristeza…
in Portuguese desgraça, infelicidade…
in Thai ความทุกข์ยาก…
in German das Elend…
in Catalan tristesa, sofriment…
in Japanese 不幸, 悲惨さ…
in Indonesian kesedihan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 痛苦…
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