Is January a good time to consider divorcing a sibling, parent or other family member who makes you miserable?
Victims of careless ‘dox’ attempts say the consequences are miserable.
A paper cup of water with a bent straw is placed before the frantic and miserable patient and all present implore him to Sip!
Knightley found him to be a drunken burnout living on a miserable pension over a seedy café in East London.
Instead, she lives in miserable circumstances, only made more miserable by the attention her beauty earns.
But whenever we pass it, or stop at it, I think of that miserable day and all my fears.
Spinifex for the first fourteen miles, and miserable country.
What miserable creatures we poor devils of the South would have been!
Before we reached the range we had most miserable spinifex sand-hills.
Of all this Haviland was aware, and an intense pity arose in his heart as he gazed upon the miserable wreck.
early 15c., "full of misery, causing wretchedness" (of conditions), from Old French miserable "prone to pity, merciful," and directly from Latin miserabilis "pitiable, miserable, deplorable, lamentable," from miserari "to pity, lament, deplore," from miser "wretched" (see miser). Of persons, "existing in a state of misery" it is attested from 1520s.