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Princeton's WordNet

  1. throesnoun

    violent pangs of suffering

    "death throes"

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  1. List of paraphrases for "throes":

    pangs, agonies, horrors

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  1. Scott C. Holstad:

    maybe it’s just my imagination but I can smell the stench of a decaying humanity wallowing in the throes of hypocrisy, apathy, misery and I take a DEEP breath before stepping out.

  2. Diana Choyleva:

    China's equity market is currently in the throes of a pledged-shares meltdown.

  3. Mark Meckler:

    The biggest takeaway is that the Republican establishment is in its death throes. The only remaining candidates are 100 percent anti-establishment.

  4. President Tayyip Erdogan:

    These are the last throes of the separatist terror group. These are also the last throes of their extensions.

  5. Daniel Munoz:

    What's striking is that they were very careful to select patients who weren't in the active throes of a heart attack and who didn't have an alarming ECG, and both the physicians and the patients still overestimated the risks.

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