Definition of wretchedness:
disillusionment, poverty, grief, trouble, desperation, blues, torment, depression, dejection, pain, distress, despondency, bitterness, woe, torment, torture, doldrums, tribulation, miserableness, dumps, abjection, agony, affliction, distress, happy, melancholia, hurt, desolation, wound, woe, blue funk, despair, sadness, suffering, affliction.
discontentment (part of speech: noun)
- "The Crofton Boys", Harriet Martineau.
- "Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers", Various.
- "McAllister and His Double", Arthur Train.