noun, plural a·go·nes [uh-goh-neez]. /əˈgoʊ niz/.
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Furthermore, this agon happens between the poems or plays or novels themselves, and not between the writers.Compliments Are Nice, but Enough With the Cormac McCarthy Comparisons|William Giraldi|October 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Greek word agon is the root of our words “antagonist” and “agony.”The Olympics Wimps Out on Wrestling and Competition|James Romm|February 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Agon is still the ordinary Russian word for fire, the equivalent of the Latin ignis.Russian Fairy Tales|W. R. S. Ralston
Agon saw this and hesitated, and then for the first time Nyleptha spoke in her soft sweet voice.
Preceding her was Agon, the High Priest, arrayed in his most gorgeous vestments, and on either side were other priests.
After our escape from Agon and his pious crew we returned to our quarters in the palace and had a very good time.
Then the High Priest Agon turned, and his face was as the face of a devil.