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Agonising

Definition of the adjective agonising

What does agonising mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. extremely painful

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Google previewA dictionary of treatment (1920)

including medical and surgical therapeutics by Sir William Whitla

The agonising pain is best relieved by hot fomentations or poultices smeared over with the Green Extract of Belladonna and sometimes by iced applications or a piece of smooth ice introduced within the sphincter. Leeches to the margin of the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1902)

by John Henry Clarke

Agonising pain in stomach with burning heat and nausea. m. Abdomen.— Occasional pain in l. hypochondrium.—Abdomen distended and painful to contact.—Agonising colic. I3. Stool and Anus—Constant urging; gradually became <, and ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)

by Murali Mohan Hundigam

mournful, dejected, doleful, griefstricken, sad, anguished Woeful—agonising, calamitous, catastrophic, cruel, doleful, depressing, dreadful, disheartening, distressing, tragic, wretched, lamentable, deplorable, unhappy Woken—aroused Wolf ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Literature in English (2001)

by M K Bhatnagar

The lifted axe, the agonising wheel, Luke's iron crown, and Damien's bed of steel, To men remote from power but rarely known, Leave reason, faith, and conscience all our own. The Deserted Village is limited in design, and, according to ...

Google previewThe Biographical Dictionary of Literary Failure (2014)

by C. D. Rose

For Barnes there was no deathbed insistence, no last testament, no relative or friend placed in an agonising moral ...

Google previewThe Biographical Dictionary of the Australian Senate (2000)

by Ann Millar

Then followed an agonising and unexpected wait until the Government could justify the decision by showing that official requests had come from both the USA and South Vietnam. Just before the request arrived from the latter, the decision was ...

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Quotes about Agonising

people say poetry is a dead Art
well, it might just be agonising or already dead
but whenever I listen to other writers reading their poems
I just want to kill that dead again
and again,
and again… (Lazhar Ichir)
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Scrabble value of A1G2O1N1I1S1I1N1G2

The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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