distraught - Dictionary definition and meaning for word distraught
This year because of drought people were upset and anxious
its like...dis(not)+traught(thought)....so he did "not thought" of his failure in exam....so he is upset
distraught spells like past tense of distrait(not looking straight ie, not attentive).
DIS(T) dRAUGHT is making leaders very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness;