Examples of agonize in a Sentence
got into more trouble, further agonizing her poor mother
agonized for days over whether she'd done the right thing
Recent Examples of agonize from the Web
Don't cancel postgame show: Some announcers agonize over what to say in time-capsule moments.
A flurry of leaks, counter-leaks and public statements thrust back into the spotlight a decision that has been agonized and untidy even by the standards of a White House known for internal drama.
With its rants about the military-industrial complex and agonized comic book geekery, Paranoid rightfully takes its place as the granddaddy of science fiction heavy metal.
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First Known Use of agonize
AGONIZE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of agonize for English Language Learners
: to think or worry very much about something
AGONIZE Defined for Kids
Definition of agonize for Students
: to think or worry very much about something She agonized over the choices.
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