agonized agonized  /ˈæ ɡə ˌnaɪzd/


  • (adj) expressing pain or agony


  1. I hadn't agonized over that descriptionhalf a sentence in a 400-page book.
  2. For some it will be agonized over right down to the final moment, for others it will be made in a flash, for all of us it will be a tense day and night of waiting and watching.
  3. I agonized over that decision.


  • Bolton group organizes 5K rally

    While out for a run one day, Kristin Gaynor, Liz Edwards, and Kathy Romeo, all of Bolton, agonized about these events and wondered what they could do to help. That is how the Bolton 5K Rally for Boston was born.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Bolton Common


  1. "Believe me, I agonized about those people, and if I could wave a magic wand, raise my hand and fix everything in the Big 12, it might have been a little different," Osborne said. "We came to the conclusion this wasn't going to hold together...
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Tom Osborne Source: The Associated Press

  2. "We'll have to deal with it," said Bradley, who becomes Oakland's starting center fielder. "I know he agonized over it the past couple of years. It's good he's taking care of it so he doesn't have to go out and play in pain."
    on Mar 8, 2007 By: Milton Bradley Source:

  3. "I agonized over" the decision to go with DirecTV, Selig said. "Obviously our objective is to get our product in front of as many people as possible. ...... But the number of people who can't get DirecTV is very, very small."
    on Mar 29, 2007 By: Bud Selig Source: Houston Chronicle

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