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agony
used in Pride and Prejudice

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Definition
intense feelings of suffering — can be from mental or physical pain
  • Elizabeth was in agonies.
    Chapter 18 (78% in)
  • The very mention of anything concerning the match threw her into an agony of ill-humour, and wherever she went she was sure of hearing it talked of.
    Chapter 23 (82% in)

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