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Overview of noun wretchedness

The noun wretchedness has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) misery, wretchedness, miserableness

(a state of ill-being due to affliction or misfortune; "the misery and wretchedness of those slums is intolerable")

2. wretchedness

(the character of being uncomfortable and unpleasant; "the wretchedness for which these prisons became known"; "the grey wretchedness of the rain")

3. wretchedness

(the quality of being poor and inferior and sorry; "he has compiled a record second to none in its wretchedness") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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