Translation: from spanish

to make sb's life a misery

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  • make someone's life a misery — make someone’s life a misery phrase to cause someone to suffer or be unhappy for a long period He had harassed her and made her life a misery. Thesaurus: to cause problems for someone or somethingsynonym Main entry: misery * * * make someone s… …   Useful english dictionary

  • make somebody's life a misery — make sb s life a ˈmisery idiom to behave in a way that makes sb else feel very unhappy Main entry: ↑miseryidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • make someone's life a misery — to cause someone to suffer or be unhappy for a long period He had harassed her and made her life a misery …   English dictionary

  • misery — mis|e|ry S3 [ˈmızəri] n plural miseries [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: miserie, from Latin miseria, from miser; MISER] 1.) [U and C] great suffering that is caused for example by being very poor or very sick ▪ What we are witnessing here …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • misery — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ abject, great, real, sheer, untold ▪ This phobia can cause untold misery for the sufferer. ▪ complete ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • misery — mis|er|y [ mızəri ] noun ** uncount the state of being extremely unhappy or uncomfortable: The heatwave brought traffic misery to thousands. Our people have suffered untold hardship and misery. in misery: Children were living in misery, without… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • misery */*/ — UK [ˈmɪzərɪ] / US noun Word forms misery : singular misery plural miseries 1) a) [uncountable] the state of being extremely unhappy or uncomfortable Our people have suffered untold hardship and misery. The heatwave brought traffic misery to… …   English dictionary

  • misery — [ˈmɪzəri] noun [U] the state of being extremely unhappy or uncomfortable • make sb s life a misery British to cause someone to suffer or be unhappy for a long period[/ex] put sth out of its misery to end the life of an animal that is… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • misery — [[t]mɪ̱zəri[/t]] miseries 1) N VAR Misery is great unhappiness. All that money brought nothing but sadness and misery and tragedy. ...the miseries of his youth. 2) N UNCOUNT Misery is the way of life and unpleasant living conditions of people who …   English dictionary

  • Life (Toše Proeski song) — Infobox ESC entry song = flagicon|Macedonia Life caption = year = 2004 country = F.Y.R. Macedonia artist = Todor Proeski as = Toše Proeski with = language = English languages = composer = Jovan Jovanov lyricist = Ilija Nikolovski place = 14th… …   Wikipedia

  • Misery (The Beatles song) — Misery Song by The Beatles from the album Please Please Me Released 22 March 1963 Recorded 11 February 1963 Genre Pop rock …   Wikipedia


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