Usage examples for wretched

  1. This wretched little hut's no house at all. – Snowdrop and Other Tales by Jacob Grimm Wilhelm Grimm
  2. " No," said Brian, firmly, " I will never repeat what that wretched woman told me. – The Mystery of a Hansom Cab by Fergus Hume
  3. I have tried to keep all this to myself, but I have become so wretched that I must speak. – A Knight Of The Nineteenth Century by E. P. Roe
  4. To hope the wretched boy had married 'a good girl'! – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  5. I think that a man must be very wretched who has no one to look after his house." – The Bertrams by Anthony Trollope
  6. Is this wretched thing to keep us apart! – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope
  7. " I killed him," the wretched man went on, " for the money that he had. – Tales Of Puritan Land Myths And Legends Of Our Own Land, Volume 4. by Charles M. Skinner
  8. I never was so wretched in all my life before; I've cried myself to sleep every night. – A Peep Behind the Scenes by Mrs. O. F. Walton
  9. O what a wretched place it was! – New National Fourth Reader by Charles J. Barnes and J. Marshall Hawkes
  10. It's merely- those wretched coal claims. – The Iron Trail by Rex Beach
  11. I may be on my way to him here, hidden in this wretched little town. – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  12. And he looked more wretched – The Son of His Mother by Clara Viebig
  13. I was never more wretched than I am now. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  14. You must know how wretched I am, monsieur." – Renée Mauperin by Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt
  15. He had also had a bad dream and had felt wretched but now he was all right again, quite all right. – The Son of His Mother by Clara Viebig
  16. What could the wretched man want with her? – L'Assommoir by Emile Zola
  17. But now it made him wretched – Tales from Dickens by Charles Dickens and Hallie Erminie Rives
  18. Really, I must go to the hotel, I am a little faint after that wretched run. – Castle Craneycrow by George Barr McCutcheon
  19. Oh, what a miserable wretched girl I am! – The Time of Roses by L. T. Meade
  20. On entering the city the French found it deserted by all but the very lowest and most wretched of its vast population. – The History of Napoleon Buonaparte by John Gibson Lockhart