Example sentences for: agonizing

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

  • Authentic Texan Matthew McConaughey on the cusp of his hunkdom dies an agonizing newsstand death, but recent Texas transplant Sandra Bullock is huge.

  • It is said that the artist’s agonizing self-portrait can be made out in the flayed skin of St. Bartholomew, to the right below Jesus.

  • 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.

  • Compare Masolino’s sweet and harmonious Adam and Eve in his Original Sin (chapel entrance, upper right) with Masaccio’s agonizing figures in the Expulsion from the Garden of Eden, opposite, to appreciate one of the early Renaissance’s most dramatic statements.

  • The first section of the film dramatizes the apparent kidnapping and its agonizing aftermath.

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