Definition of 'wretched'
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Times, Sunday Times (2007) CHARMED LIFE (1977)
There are few things in life more wretched than listening to middleaged economists insisting they love sport.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
One of these rooms especially was in a wretched condition.Scottish Voices 1745-1960 (1990)
That be a wretched piece of luck.A Time of War (1993) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Has he actually looked at the wretched things?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
She looks as though she feels wretched when her pleasantly chubby arm refuses to wedge itself into the fabric.The Sun (2013) Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2013) An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990) The Princess and the Goblin (1872) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
She returns to work in the firm where she was employed as a girl and combats the office bully who made her teenage life wretched.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
And I am dreading having to look the people who have witnessed my wretched performance in the eye over dinner.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
By 1944, life was pretty wretched.Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)
Since then, though, their luck has been wretched.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He also continues to offer up the wretched excuse that his players, at this stage of the season, have no energy.The Sun (2011)
It was a deluded parting shot from a captain whose lack of runs has been the single biggest reason for England's wretched performances.The Sun (2015)
Or do you dare to imagine that I have somehow been unable to keep your wretched little weed alive these past 12 months?Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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