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The heatwave brought traffic misery to thousands.
Our people have suffered untold hardship and misery.
Children were living in misery, without housing, school, or health care.
He wasn't prepared for the physical miseries of prison.
He had harassed her and made her life a misery.
Oh, come on, put me out of my misery. Who is he?
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English version of definition of misery
the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
an occasion when a lot of people gather together, especially for a religious festival
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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American definition of misery from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.