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agony
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
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  • Months of voiceless agony, and then a child born in pain.
  • The ticking of the clock on the mantelpiece seemed to him to be dividing Time into separate atoms of agony, each of which was too terrible to be borne.
  • There were two cries heard, the cry of a hare in pain, which is dreadful, the cry of a man in agony, which is worse.
  • The cry was so horrible in its agony that the frightened servants woke, and crept out of their rooms.

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  • She was in agony from a toothache.
  • She cried out in agony.

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