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agony
used in Henry VIII

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Definition
intense feelings of suffering — can be from mental or physical pain
  • When he was brought again to the bar, to hear His knell rung out, his judgment, he was stirr'd With such an agony, he sweat extremely, And something spoke in choler, ill, and hasty.
    2.1 — Act 2 Scene 1 — Westminster. A street (21% in)

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