Definition of 'miserable'

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Example sentences containing 'miserable'

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That must feel pretty miserable inside. The Sun (2016)In fact there were two miserable days in August when my switch was flicked. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I've had them since my childhood and they make me feel miserable. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I don't really want to tell her to get lost but listening to her boasting makes me feel really miserable. The Sun (2016)But I was miserable, depressed. The Sun (2016)It is the air of this room that makes me feel so miserable. Elizabeth Gaskell North and South (1855)Everyone in the house is miserable and always on edge in case we annoy him. The Sun (2007)But this had been a miserable failure. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The pay cut came after the miserable winter weather sent claims soaring. Times, Sunday Times (2011)To make us miserable and cold and ready for a revolution. The Sun (2012)It was for a glossy magazine and it was the most miserable day of my working life. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Cities can make you feel cheerful or miserable. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And what a miserable failure it was. Christianity Today (2000)The miserable rainy weather has left me craving comfort food with attitude. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It makes me depressed and miserable. The Sun (2014)But it always made me miserable. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It was very cold, damp and miserable. Gifford, Zerbanoo The Golden Thread - Asian experiences of post-Raj Britain (1990)It's ridiculous and it is making me depressed and miserable. The Sun (2015)We were wet to the skin, and cold and miserable. Jerome K. Jerome Three Men in a Boat (1889)The citing capped a miserable day for England after a lacklustre display in the tour opener. The Sun (2010)It is not really painful, but makes me feel rather miserable and often very chilly. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We have luxury holidays but she's always miserable. The Sun (2009)But deep down she was miserable and bitterly unhappy with her figure - until she found the strength to transform herself. The Sun (2015)I am so miserable and unhappy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)

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Translations for 'miserable'

British English: miserable /ˈmɪzərəbl; ˈmɪzrə-/ ADJECTIVE
If you are miserable, you are very unhappy.
I had a job which made me really miserable.
  • American English: miserable
  • Arabic: تَعِيسٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: miserável
  • Chinese: 痛苦的
  • Croatian: nesretan
  • Czech: sklíčený
  • Danish: elendig
  • Dutch: beroerd
  • European Spanish: miserable
  • Finnish: kurja
  • French: malheureux
  • German: elend
  • Greek: δυστυχής
  • Italian: miserabile
  • Japanese: 惨めな
  • Korean: 비참한
  • Norwegian: elendig
  • Polish: marny
  • European Portuguese: miserável
  • Romanian: nefericit
  • Russian: жалкий
  • Spanish: miserable
  • Swedish: eländig
  • Thai: ทำให้หดหู่ใจ
  • Turkish: sefil
  • Ukrainian: нещасний
  • Vietnamese: khốn khổ


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