Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.agonised - expressing pain or agonyagonised - expressing pain or agony; "agonized screams"
painful - causing physical or psychological pain; "worked with painful slowness"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
مُتَألِّم، مُتَعَذِّب
angistar-, òjáningar-


(ˈӕgəni) plural ˈagonies noun
great pain or suffering. The dying man was in agony; agonies of regret.
ˈagonized, ˈagonised adjective
showing agony. He had an agonized expression on his face as he lost the match.
ˈagonizing, ˈagonising adjective
causing agony. an agonizing pain.
agonizingly, agonisingly adverb
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in periodicals archive ?
Mark Drakeford has duty of candour RE: 'Drakeford agonised over best way forward for troubled Trust'.
The Birmingham Mail understands Villa's exowner agonised over the changing of hands.
WHILE the Racing Post headline (July 5) on Rodi Greene just missing out on a pounds 100,000 payment was 'Agonising', Rodi's response to the situation was emphatically not agonised. He is grateful he has now got a future, and top marks to the man - it puts it all into perspective.