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agonies

noun
plural of agony

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1 a situation or state that causes great suffering and unhappiness
  • waiting all those hours to hear if he'd survived the plane crash was pure agony

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3 a sudden intense expression of strong feeling
  • the announcement that the war was over unleashed a mass agony of joy

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“Agonies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/agonies. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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