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agony / dolor agudo
 
agony   [ˈægənɪ]
A. -noun
1. (physical)   dolor (m) agudo
·I was in agony
·sufría dolores horrorosos
2. (mental)   angustia (f)
·to suffer agonies of doubt
·estar atormentado por las dudas
·to be in an agony of impatience
·impacientarse mucho
·it was agony!
*   ¡fue fatal! *
·the play was sheer agony
*   la obra era una birria *
3. (=final agony, death agony)   agonía (f)
·he was in his final or death agony
·estaba agonizando
B. -compound
·agony aunt   *   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   columnista (f) del consultorio sentimental
·agony column   *   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   consultorio (m) sentimental
·agony uncle   *   -noun
(British, Great Britain)   columnista (m) del consultorio sentimental
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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