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agonized

[ ag-uh-nahyzd ]
/ ˈæg əˌnaɪzd /
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adjective

involving or accompanied by agony or severe struggle: an agonized effort.

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Origin of agonized

First recorded in 1575–85; agonize + -ed2
ag·o·niz·ed·ly [ag-uh-nahy-zid-lee], /ˈæg əˌnaɪ zɪd li/, adverb
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