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agony
used in Carrie

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Definition
intense feelings of suffering — can be from mental or physical pain
  • -and Your sign that she must walk the straight and narrow from here on out if she is to avoid the flaming agonies of the Eternal Pit.
  • The eyes were turned up in a medieval expression of slanted agony.
  • Carrie's whirling mind strove to find something huge enough to express her agony, shame. terror, hate, fear.

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