mental anguish

Definition of "mental anguish"
  1. Significant emotional distress that may include feelings of fright, distress, anxiety, depression, trauma, or grief, and can be compensated in a personal injury case
How to use "mental anguish" in a sentence
  1. The tragic accident caused him severe mental anguish.
  2. After the incident, she filed a lawsuit claiming mental anguish.
  3. His lawyer argued that his client suffered mental anguish as a result of the defamation.

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