Portuguese translation of 'writhe'
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It turned out to be an innocent farm truck, its elderly driver left writhing in the dirt.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
There was talk of me writhing around in a pool of blood, but the costume designer just said no.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The woman lay writhing and twisting upon the hearth, struggling for breath through her bruised throat.THE WOLF AND THE DOVE
We hear him writhing in pain and singing to his mother and boasting about a comeback.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Half of the country is writhing around wondering how to pay the mortgage and it's draining.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
And he cannot bear to watch news footage of her writhing on the ground.The Sun (2011)
As he lay writhing in agony on the ground, the owner refused to put the dog on a lead or hand over his contact details.The Sun (2013)
Footage showed the man writhing in agony as the tigers passed him between them.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
He remembers the noise, the screams and then finding himself on the ground, writhing in pain.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He was left badly injured and writhing in pain.The Sun (2013)
He was obviously in great pain, he was writhing about.The Sun (2008)
Horror footage showed him writhing on the ground.The Sun (2017)
Stories emerged of patients writhing in agony being ignored by staff or being told to return to soiled beds after seeking help.The Sun (2010)
The protesters then carried her writhing body back towards nearby police and dumped her.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Victims were vomiting, writhing in agony and screaming that they felt their heads were about to explode.The Sun (2006)
Where are the bodies writhing in synchronised agony?Times, Sunday Times (2011)
It certainly seems to be working for the dancers writhing around her.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
She must have cried for another ten minutes, writhing in pain as she did.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: writhe VERB
If you writhe, your body twists and turns violently backwards and forwards, usually because you are in great pain or discomfort.
He was writhing in agony.
Translation of writhe from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary