I am sorry for all the pain and misery I have brought you both, not just now, from these past few years as well.
If comedy is born of pain and misery, he has already experienced more than his share.
On a Smiths-themed boat tour, the phrase ‘misery loves company’ is predictably proven.
Port au Prince was difficult to top on the misery index before yesterday.
It would be healthier for us to talk to new people and try to be happy again than to sit around in misery.
As for Cucurullo, he had been inured to hardship and misery in his childhood.
And what I overheard in the armoury--about a telegram--telling me--putting me out of my misery?
Mrs. Latimer's sobs only roused his wrath at all the misery she had wrought.
But she had not so much share in her own cheerfulness as her poor aunts had in their misery.
The face was full of horror and misery, and the eyes flashing with excitement and despair.
late 14c., "condition of external unhappiness," from Old French misere "miserable situation, misfortune, distress" (12c.), from Latin miseria "wretchedness," from miser (see miser). Meaning "condition of one in great sorrow or mental distress" is from 1530s. Meaning "bodily pain" is 1825, American English.