Thesaurus / agonize


She agonizes over the fact that Heidi worried at the beginning of the pandemic that she might not survive if she contracted the coronavirus, although she had no known health complications.

If you’re agonizing over the speed of your metabolism, you’re probably focused on how much energy you’re getting from the foods you eat and how much your body is using.

I had spent the last year agonizing over the data, observing and asking questions.

For months, parents, coaches and health officers across the region and throughout the country have agonized over the risks of young athletes taking the field or the court in the midst of a pandemic.

If you imagine, agonize, and stew about worst-case scenarios, it actually forces your brain to live every dark and scary situation you can conjure up.

For the past several months, state and local leaders have publicly agonized over opening bars and restaurants.

I might agonize in words for a day and I should not express the delight.

Wilfrid CumbermedeGeorge MacDonald

Then let him suffer, let him agonize; let him, if possible, break and go to that Hell that is the abode of broken resolves.

The Good SoldierFord Madox Ford

To agonize and struggle in a bad condition is like struggling in quicksand, you get in deeper.

Supreme PersonalityDelmer Eugene Croft

Then, why agonize, why allow himself to be riven and tormented by longings and fears that seemed born out of something eternal?

In the WildernessRobert Hichens


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