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I lost my dad way too early and it was agonisingly awful. I missed him so much and I hated knowing that I could never again pick up the phone to tell him about my day.
Monica Seles

Meaning of "agonisingly" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AGONISINGLY

agonisingly  [ˈæɡəˌnaɪzɪŋlɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AGONISINGLY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Agonisingly is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AGONISINGLY


agonizingly
ˈæɡənaɪzɪŋlɪ
appetisingly
ˈæpɪˌtaɪzɪŋlɪ
appetizingly
ˈæpɪtaɪzɪŋlɪ
compromisingly
ˈkɒmprəˌmaɪzɪŋlɪ
criticizingly
ˈkrɪtɪˌsaɪzɪŋlɪ
demoralisingly
dɪˈmɒrəˌlaɪzɪŋlɪ
despisingly
dɪsˈpaɪzɪŋlɪ
enterprisingly
ˈentəpraɪzɪŋlɪ
paralyzingly
ˈpærəˌlaɪzɪŋlɪ
patronizingly
ˈpætrənaɪzɪŋlɪ
scrutinisingly
ˈskruːtɪˌnaɪzɪŋlɪ
scrutinizingly
ˈskruːtɪˌnaɪzɪŋlɪ
surprisingly
səˈpraɪzɪŋlɪ
tantalisingly
ˈtæntəˌlaɪzɪŋlɪ
tantalizingly
ˈtæntəlaɪzɪŋlɪ
temporizingly
ˈtempəˌraɪzɪŋlɪ
unappetisingly
ʌnˈæpɪˌtaɪzɪŋlɪ
unappetizingly
ʌnˈæpɪtaɪzɪŋlɪ
uncompromisingly
ʌnˈkɒmprəmaɪzɪŋlɪ
unsurprisingly
ˌʌnsəˈpraɪzɪŋlɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AGONISINGLY

agon
agonal
agone
agonic
agonic line
agonies
agonise
agonised
agonisedly
agonising
agonist
agonistic
agonistical
agonistically
agonize
agonized
agonizedly
agonizing
agonizingly
agonothetes

WORDS THAT END LIKE AGONISINGLY

accordingly
amazingly
astonishingly
correspondingly
exceedingly
increasingly
interestingly
irritatingly
knowingly
livingly
lovingly
overwhelmingly
seemingly
shockingly
sickeningly
singly
sparingly
strikingly
strongly
stunningly
willingly

Synonyms and antonyms of agonisingly in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «agonisingly» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AGONISINGLY

Find out the translation of agonisingly to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of agonisingly from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «agonisingly» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

令人痛苦
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

agónicamente
570 millions of speakers

English

agonisingly
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अत्यन्त दु: ख
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مؤلم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мучительно
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

dolorosamente
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মর্মান্তিকভাবে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

atrocement
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Agonizingly
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

quälend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

苦痛を伴うほど
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

고통스럽고
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Agonizingly
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

agonizingly
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வேதனையளிக்கிறபடி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वेदनादायक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

agonizingly
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

agonisingly
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

boleśnie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

болісно
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

agonizant
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αγωνιωδώς
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pynlik
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

agonisingly
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

agonisingly
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of agonisingly

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AGONISINGLY»

The term «agonisingly» is regularly used and occupies the 87.068 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AGONISINGLY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about agonisingly

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2 QUOTES WITH «AGONISINGLY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word agonisingly.
1
Sean Parker
My interactions with Sorkin were agonisingly weird. He is by far the weirdest person I have ever met. I had dinner with him and a few hours before I got an e-mail from his assistant saying, 'Sean, this does not need to be a long conversation. Aaron is only going to use it to win your trust.'
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Monica Seles
I lost my dad way too early and it was agonisingly awful. I missed him so much and I hated knowing that I could never again pick up the phone to tell him about my day.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AGONISINGLY»

Discover the use of agonisingly in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to agonisingly and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Long Road to the Sky: Night Fighter Over Germany
So, although I was sufficiently under to be unable to protest, I was only too agonisingly aware of what was happening. And what he was doing was putting his knee against the new join and pulling hard on each side to straighten the leg!
Graham White, 2006
2
The Nth Doctor
implant, agonisingly drains away. The grotesque Varnax is being reborn, restored to prime physical immortality. The Doctor realizes that it is all over. He has lost and Varnax has won. But he is wrong. Zilla can't endure what is happening to the ...
Jean-Marc Lofficier, 2003
3
The Bone Bodies
The leader of the group, Inspector Lindsay, walked cautiously towardsthe blanket . He slowly began to unravel it,asone ofhis coworkers photographedhis every move. It took an agonisingly long time to open blanketupfully, and the when he did, ...
David Martin, 2012
4
East Meets West
Three log years, I agonisingly and unwillingly suffered from you. You have never treat us kindly nor showed any regard for us. We have enough of you and we are leaving you soon To a promising land and a happy land too! Promising Happy ...
Joan Chan, 2009
5
The White Terror and the Red: A Novel of Revolutionary Russia
He seemed unreal to himself, while the outside world appeared to him strangely remote, agonisingly beautiful, and agonisingly sad—a heart-rending elegy on an unknown theme. The disquieting feeling clamoured for the girl's presence—for a  ...
Abraham Cahan, 2014
6
Drunk in Charge of a Foreign Language: (The Diary of a ...
Our impressive pace of earlier has dropped to an agonisingly slow thirty miles per hour. It's a feat of mental strength just to maintain the level of concentration required to avoid impatient drivers swerving in and out of the lanes without indication ...
Matt Rothwell, 2007
7
Sleeping With The Boss (Mills & Boon Vintage 90s Modern)
Still, though, she remained gluedtothe chair, agonisingly wounded by the barrage of insinuationsbut even more agonisingly terrified bythe prospectof leaving him behind for ever. She fleetingly wondered whether sheshould just confess ...
Cathy Williams, 2012
8
Social Work and Child Abuse: Still Walking the Tightrope?
On that basis, and it was agonisingly marginal, I came to the conclusion that the juvenile court should survive. (pp. 16–17, my emphasis) What is interesting here is the fact that, for one member at least of the Ingleby Committee, the decision to ...
Dave Merrick, 2006
9
Translating Chinese Culture: The Process of Chinese--English ...
Translations of Chinese poetry do not need to be agonisingly stilted and romanticised; they can, if so desired, be agonisingly modernised. Practical 6.1 A critical review of Yingelishi Read Stalling's Yingelishi and, if possible, access the musical ...
Valerie Pellatt, Eric T. Liu, Yalta Ya-Yun Chen, 2014
10
Out On Top (NOT REQUIRED, TITLE ALREADY EXIST LIVE):
The time came around, agonisingly slowly.He spent all afternoongetting ready. “I' ll be glad when this is all over,” mumbled Ralph a number of times. Mitchell musthave been good company as they stayed engrossed in reminiscences for over ...
Steve Morris, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AGONISINGLY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term agonisingly is used in the context of the following news items.
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The Morning Sports Briefing
World number one amateur Leona Maguire came agonisingly close to an astonishing win in the Ladies European Masters at Buckinghamshire ... «Irish Times, Jul 15»
2
Leona Maguire falls just short of sensational win at European Masters
Leona Maguire provided a glimpse into the future, as the world number one amateur fell agonisingly short of a sensational win over the ... «Irish Times, Jul 15»
3
Ewan Jackson pipped for finals place at World Uni Games swimming
New Zealand's Ewan Jackson finished agonisingly outside the finalists on day two day of the World University Games in Korea on Sunday. «Stuff.co.nz, Jul 15»
4
Result: Chile clinch Copa America win in shootout
... when he latched on to a cross into the box and fired a volley towards the bottom corner, but his strike went agonisingly wide of the post. «Sports Mole, Jul 15»
5
Ashes 2015: Duncan Fletcher still looks back on 2005 defeat of 'truly …
The third Test at Old Trafford was agonisingly drawn, with Australia clinging on, nine wickets down. “It was one of those situations where if you ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
6
July 6, 2015, 7:43 am
Bartlett fell agonisingly short of living the dream of playing at the MCG when he was named as an emergency for West Coast's loss to ... «The West Australian, Jul 15»
7
Reg Brace: Watson wins public hearts but Edmund lacks mental edge
All this as Edmund, ranked 101, stands agonisingly close to entering the world's top 100 players. Dynamic Dart Advertisement. The prognosis ... «Yorkshire Post, Jul 15»
8
On this day: Nigel Reo-Coker switches to Aston Villa from West Ham …
Twelve months later Reo-Coker wore the armband as the Hammers went agonisingly close to winning the FA Cup, but soon after, he fell out of ... «Sports Mole, Jul 15»
9
Danny Lee wins maiden PGA Tour title with Greenbrier Classic victory
Canadian Hearn had almost won it on his final regulation hole, but he left his putt agonisingly short as the tournament went to a four-way ... «AllSports.com.gh, Jul 15»
10
Teenager Calum Hill wins a place at Scottish Open
... namesake Michael, a former Scottish Amateur Championship winner at Gullane, as they came up agonisingly short after two exciting days. «Scotsman, Jul 15»

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