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agony
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 4
1. Violent contest or striving.
3. The last struggle of life; death struggle.
4. Pain so extreme as to cause writhing or contortions of the body, similar to those made in the athletic contests in Greece; and hence, extreme pain of mind or body; anguish; paroxysm of grief; specifically, the sufferings of Christ in the garden of Gethsemane.
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