overdistraught

distraught

[dih-strawt]
adjective
1.
distracted; deeply agitated.
2.
mentally deranged; crazed.

Origin:
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)
 
adj
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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distraught
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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