Example sentences for: agonized

How can you use “agonized” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Gerard Manley Hopkins, the Catholic convert and priest who wrote near the beginning of the 20 th century, had the gift of seeing spiritual life as dynamic, even agonized, rather than complacently sweet.

  • I agonized about it for several long minutes.

  • One is made from a fallen American missile melted down and remolded in the image of agonized Western leaders groveling at Saddam's feet.

  • On a recent Meet the Press , the New Dick agonized over the question of human rights in China, but then reached the conclusion that free trade is a basic human right, and voted as usual for MFN status.

  • The agonized expression on his face looks like a kind of rapture.

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