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agonizes

verb
present tense third-person singular of agonize

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2 to feel deep sadness or mental pain
  • agonized for days over whether she'd done the right thing

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“Agonizes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/agonizes. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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