distracted; deeply agitated.
mentally deranged; crazed.

1350–1400; Middle English variant of obsolete distract distracted, by association with straught, old past participle of stretch

distraughtly, adverb
overdistraught, adjective
undistraught, adjective
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distraught (dɪˈstrɔːt)
1.  distracted or agitated
2.  rare mad
[C14: changed from obsolete distract through influence of obsolete straught, past participle of stretch]

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1393, alteration of earlier distract (perhaps by association with other pp. forms in -ght, such as caught, bought, brought), pp. of distracten "derange the intellect of, drive mad" (see distract).
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Example sentences
Despite the attempted clinical detachment of the nurse's description, it was
  obvious that she was upset, even distraught.
Another is distraught after an offer of a permanent job was withdrawn.
Eighth grader Amy is distraught about her best friend moving to the middle of
It came when I was weary and distraught.
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