Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Wretch, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Wretch.

Wretch meaning

wretch - 3 dictionary results

  1. 1. A miserable person; one profoundly unhappy.
  2. 2. One sunk in vice or degradation; a base, despicable person; a vile knave; as, a profligate wretch.
  3. 3. A miserable person; one sunk in vice.

wretch - examples of usage

  1. Some of the merry young gentlemen were glad to leave the Beautiful Wretch alone. - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
  2. This last wretch is called Beauty. - "Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists", Washington Irving.
  3. Said the Grand Imperial Kleagle: " Possess yourselves of the body of this guilty wretch!" - "They Call Me Carpenter", Upton Sinclair.
Filter by letter: