– definition :

  • (adjective)
    1. characterized by physical misery (context:all)
    2. deserving or inciting pity (context:all)
    3. morally reprehensible (context:all)
    4. very unhappy; full of misery (context:all)
    5. of very poor quality or condition (context:all)

– Sample : “wretched”

  • Oh, you poor thing
  • a hapless victim
  • a message of hope for suffering humanity
  • a pitiful fate
  • a slimy little liar
  • a wet miserable weekend
  • a wretched life
  • deplorable housing conditions in the inner city
  • he felt depressed and miserable
  • his poor distorted limbs
  • miserable victims of war
  • piteous appeals for help
  • pitiable homeless children
  • spent a wretched night on the floor
  • the shabby room struck her as extraordinarily pathetic
  • the vile development of slavery appalled them
  • ugly crimes
  • woeful errors of judgment
  • woeful treatment of the accused
  • would do something as despicable as murder
  • wretched prisoners huddled in stinking cages