Example sentences for: agonizing

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

  • By contrast, when one mentions hockey, baseball , or cricket , a clear picture comes to mind, and one is not compelled to waste his time agonizing over the meanings of words.

  • She indulges Owens the celebrity genius in endless narcissistic agonizing about who will be his wife, and gives Owens the man no emotional substance.

  • They order things more neatly in France here, for râle is both the name of the bird and the word for this agonized and agonizing sound.

  • The second step is the fun part: agonizing in public.

  • Graham's aptly named book crosscuts between the engrossing social history of her life and times--populated by the likes of Marie Curie, Edward Steichen, Auguste Rodin, Thomas Mann, Bernard Baruch, Walter Lippmann, FDR, Truman Capote, LBJ, Jessica Mitford, Scotty Reston, Emperor Hirohito, Bill and Babe Paley, and Richard Nixon--and her agonizing personal history.

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