Meaning of AGONY in English

AGONY

noun (plural -nies) see: agent Date: 14th century 1. intense pain of mind or body ; anguish , torture , the struggle that precedes death, a violent struggle or contest, a strong sudden display (as of joy or delight) ; outburst , see: distress

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