If comedy is born of pain and misery, he has already experienced more than his share.
I am sorry for all the pain and misery I have brought you both, not just now, from these past few years as well.
We must make it known that we have had enough of consumerism tainted with misery and blood.
On a Smiths-themed boat tour, the phrase ‘misery loves company’ is predictably proven.
The only sensible thing is to put the beast out of its misery.
As for Cucurullo, he had been inured to hardship and misery in his childhood.
Neither of them knows anything of that misery yet, I am confident.
Mrs. Latimer's sobs only roused his wrath at all the misery she had wrought.
I am persuaded that half the misery in the world comes of straining after happiness.
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.