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Another word for agonize

  1. To twist and turn, as in pain, struggle, or embarrassment

      1. To make twisting or turning movements; contort the body, as in agony; squirm
      2. To move with a twisting or contorted motion:
      3. To cause to twist or turn; contort
      1. To change the position of so that the underside becomes the upper side:
      2. To get by buying and selling:
      3. To divert or deflect:
      1. To put in a given position, condition, or situation:
      2. To get rid of; throw away; discard
      3. To move or go impatiently, angrily, or disdainfully, as with a toss of the head
      1. To show or feel distress, as from painful embarrassment, humiliation, etc.
      2. (Figuratively) To move in a slow, irregular motion.
      3. To twist and turn the body in a snakelike movement; wriggle; writhe
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  2. To bring great harm or suffering to

Another word for agonize