Definition of 'in the throes of'
Example sentences containing 'in the throes of'
One glance at the dropped eyelid, the frozen side of the face, told me that she was in the throes of a very bad stroke indeed.THE GWEN JOHN SCULPTURE (2001)
Her body was jerking around as though she was in the throes of a fit, her spasms so violent Howie could not carry her out of the fire.EVERVILLE (2001) PROSPECT HILL (2001)
Definition of in the throes of from the Collins English Dictionary