Misery vs Elengeness - What's the difference?

misery | elengeness |


As nouns the difference between misery and elengeness

is that misery is great unhappiness; extreme pain of body or mind; wretchedness; distress; woe while elengeness is (obsolete) loneliness; misery.

misery

English

Noun

(miseries)
  • Great unhappiness; extreme pain of body or mind; wretchedness; distress; woe.
  • Ever since his wife left him you can see the misery on his face .
  • Cause of misery; calamity; misfortune.
  • (Extreme) poverty.
  • Greed; avarice.
  • Synonyms

    * see

    Derived terms

    * put out of one's misery

    elengeness

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (obsolete) loneliness; misery
  • (Chaucer)
    (Webster 1913)