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agony
used in The Hound of the Baskervilles

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Definition
intense feelings of suffering — can be from mental or physical pain
  • The agony of those contorted limbs struck me with a spasm of pain and blurred my eyes with tears.
    Chapter 12 — Death on the Moor (72% in)
  • With a last howl of agony and a vicious snap in the air, it rolled upon its back, four feet pawing furiously, and then fell limp upon its side.
    Chapter 14 — The Hound of the Baskervilles (46% in)

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