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Definition of the adjective agonistical
What does agonistical mean as an attribute of a noun?
- striving to overcome in argument
Alternative definition of the adjective agonistical
- Striving to overcome in argument; combative.
- Struggling to achieve effect; strained and contrived.
- Relating to contests, originally of the ancient Greeks.
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in which the words are deduced from their originals, explained in their different meanings, and authorized by the names of the writers in whose works they are found by Samuel Johnson, Henry John Todd
Agonistical. Hammond. To AGONIZE, v. а. Л о afflict with agony. To A'GONIZE. r. n. To feel agonies ; to be in excessive pain. Felt ham, AGONI'ZINGLY. ad. In the most painfully feeling manner. AGONOTHETE. n. s. [Gr. áyovoOtr.p.] A judge of ...
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Agon and Agonistical are particularly applied to the contests of prize fighters. Agonize and Agony : to those bodily or mental struggles and conflicts which are accompanied ...
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AGONISTICAL, lg-o-nlstié-kll, a. Relatin toprizefighting. onisti manner. AGONIbTICALLY, l -6-nIstlé- -é, all. In the AGONISTICK, Lg-b-n stills, a. Agonistical.
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AGONISTIC, AGONISTICAL. adj. Relating to prize-fighting. AG'ONY. s. The pangs of death ; violent pain. pi. agonies: v. agonize ; pr. par. agonizing; past, agonized : s. agonizer.
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Battallious, cavalier, hostile, agonistical ; warlike stores of all kinds, habiliments. WARM. v. To calify. WARM. a.Fervent, ardent, eager, prurient, sanguine, vehement; warm baths, thermae; a growing warm, incalescent ; wTarm imagination, ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2O1N1I1S1T1I1C3A1L1
The value of this 11-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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