Example sentences for: anguish

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

  • With no celebrity ailment too inconsequential to mine for dramatic potential, Friends star Courteney Cox's routine LASIK surgery to correct her nearsightedness is treated with the kind of life-and-death anguish usually reserved for quadruple bypass operations and liver transplants.

  • If your Aunt Agnes just can't stand the idea of people damming the Snake River, her anguish is a real cost of maintaining the dam.

  • Each of these compositions suggested the powerful currents of one soul's anguish, jauntiness, fragile serenity.

  • This peculiar double death adds anguish and guilty energy to the book.

  • The Kennedy assassination thus marked the arrival of the romantic myth of the self-sacrificing agent--the myth that Larry Cockell and Clinton's other agents trade on when they publicize their anguish over having to betray the president's trust.


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