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What is another word for agonizing?

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Adjective
Causing great physical or mental pain
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“I imagine that I'm going to be impaled on a million poisonous needles and die a slow, agonizing death.”
Adjective
Causing distress, sadness or anxiety
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Adjective
Affected with, or causing, physical discomfort or pain
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Requiring, or involving, great mental or physical effort
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So unpleasant or painful as to be unendurable
Noun
A consideration for or reasoning
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Noun
The act or process of being in thought
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Verb
Present participle for to cause anguish or distress to
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“She could not help but agonize herself wondering if Will was going to ask her to the dance.”
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Present participle for to feel anguish or distress
“Their generosity will mean that Joan will no longer need to agonize about her son and his future.”
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Present participle for to feel deep sadness, distress or anguish
“They agonize over the passing of those magic moments when it seemed that everyone was able to rally together and move to a common drumbeat.”
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Present participle for to think or contemplate deeply about something
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“But her husband will agonize over this decision. Again and again, he will consider all options while avoiding a final commitment.”
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Present participle for to feel or express emotional or mental anguish
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Present participle for wriggle or twist the body from side to side, especially as a result of nervousness or discomfort
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