agonized

adjective
Updated on: 9 Jan 2018

Definition of agonized

: characterized by, suffering, or expressing agony

Examples of agonized in a Sentence

  1. an agonized cry of despair

  2. one look at his agonized, tearful eyes and it was clear that something was terribly wrong

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Origin and Etymology of agonized

from past participle of agonize


AGONIZED Defined for English Language Learners

agonized

adjective

Definition of agonized for English Language Learners

  • : showing mental or physical pain or agony



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