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agony
used in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

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Definition
intense feelings of suffering — can be from mental or physical pain
  • This time she bit her lip and did not scream out in her agony.
    Chapter 10 (60% in)
  • Oh, God!" he repeated to himself in almost unendurable agony.
    Chapter 3 (76% in)
  • She found to her agony, that the doctor was still there, poised needle and all.
    Chapter 18 (39% in)
  • A man thinks of the pain and agony that came to her out of their being together and then it isn't good anymore to him.
    Chapter 40 (22% in)

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