His lawyer says he was just anguished over the death of his son.
“If You Had My Love” was silky-smooth with just the right amount of anguished yearning.
Whether it continues is now the subject of anguished debate among officials in Washington and European.
It's filling up with anguished claims that British schools are banning the teaching of Hebrew.
The kind that involve zero anguished relatives screaming into the uncaring airport terminal void.
Often they may live peaceably, anguished with doubt, and distressed for humanity.
He looked kind of mottled and anguished, but I guess he'll pull around all right.
The anguished heart who watched by the window toward the hills of Virginia saw and heard each muffled footfall.
She lifted her anguished eyes and looked into his beautiful face.
In despair she ran hither and thither, calling his name in anguished accents.
c.1200, "acute bodily or mental suffering," from Old French anguisse, angoisse "choking sensation, distress, anxiety, rage," from Latin angustia (plural angustiae) "tightness, straitness, narrowness;" figuratively "distress, difficulty," from ang(u)ere "to throttle, torment" (see anger (v.)).
early 14c., intransitive and reflexive; mid-14c., transitive, from Old French anguissier (Modern French angoisser), from anguisse (see anguish (n.)). Related: Anguished; anguishing.