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adjective as in enthralled

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Nowadays astrophysicists are all agog about gravitational waves, which can reveal all sorts of secrets about what goes on in the distant universe.

The sheer scale of the tragedy the project represents left many visitors agog.

Until recently I didn’t know what Dear Evan Hansen was about, and when a friend explained the plot to me, I was speechless, agog, eyes popping.

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The encounter between the Merrimack and the Monitor had set the world agog on the matter of armored vessels.

The Hut was all agog with movement and bustle on the days when rations were being made up and packed.

Perhaps you don't know it, but the town is agog with what it is pleased to term your infatuation for Mrs. Brown.

Meanwhile within the van der Griff house all were agog with excitement in expectation of the arrival of the distinguished guest.

He wondered, and as he had no respect for either the Old Man or Hinkel, he kept his ears agog for more.


On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to agog, such as: anxious, avid, breathless, eager, enthusiastic, and excited.

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