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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Throe(0.00886 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Throe.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: severe spasm of pain; “the throes of dying”; “the throes of
2: hard or painful trouble or struggle; “a country in the
throes of economic collapse” English → English (gcide)
Throe \Throe\, n. [OE. [thorn]rowe, [thorn]rawe, AS.
[thorn]re['a] a threatening, oppression, suffering, perhaps
influenced by Icel. [thorn]r[=a] a throe, a pang, a longing;
cf. AS. [thorn]reowian to suffer.]
1. Extreme pain; violent pang; anguish; agony; especially,
one of the pangs of travail in childbirth, or purturition.
Prodogious motion felt, and rueful throes. --Milton.
2. A tool for splitting wood into shingles; a frow.
Throe \Throe\, v. i.
To struggle in extreme pain; to be in agony; to agonize.
Throe \Throe\, v. t.
To put in agony. [R.] --Shak.