used in The Grapes of Wrath
only 1 use
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in various senses, including:
- unfortunate or miserable — as in "wretched prisoners sleeping on the cold floor"
- of poor quality — as in "wretched roads"
- morally bad — as in "The wretched woman stole his wallet."
- How can you frighten a man whose hunger is not only in his own cramped stomach but in the wretched bellies of his children?
Chapter 19 (72% in)
There are no more uses of "wretched" in The Grapes of Wrath.