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misery

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈmɪzəri/
B2 great suffering or unhappiness: The war brought misery to millions of people. Her husband's drinking is making her life a misery.Sadness and regret
Translations of “misery”
in Korean 고통…
in Arabic بُؤس…
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 Spanish desgracia, desdicha, tristeza…
in Portuguese desgraça, infelicidade…
in German das Elend…
in Catalan tristesa, sofriment…
in Japanese 不幸, 悲惨さ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 痛苦…
(Definition of misery from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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