Spanish translation of 'throes'
- [of death]
⇒ to be in the throes of sth/doing sth: she was in the throes of an unpleasant divorce
estaba en medio de los trámites de un divorcio nada agradable
⇒ I was still in the first throes of grief
eran solo los primeros ramalazos de una profunda pena
⇒ we're in the throes of a major restructuring at work
en el trabajo estamos en plena reestructuración
⇒ to be in the throes of childbirth
estar en medio de los dolores del parto
⇒ while he was in the throes of writing his book
mientras estaba inmerso en la redacción de su libro
⇒ while we were in the throes of deciding what to do
mientras nos debatíamos sobre qué decisión tomar
Example Sentences Including 'throes'
Arleen had failed, and it had pitched what had always been a highly strung girl into the throes of a nervous breakdown.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
After lunch she was gone and Simon was in the throes of recruiting her successor.The Image of Laura
"She was going through the throes of enjoying what had unexpectedly come.The Ambassador's Women
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Translation of throes from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary