Definition of 'throe'
Example sentences containing 'throe'
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What he suggests instead is that young people in the first throes of romance should text each other love poetry.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
I was in the final throes of panic.ARE YOU TALKING TO ME?: A Life Through the Movies (2004)
The special effects are stunning, but the film also has real heart simply as a drama about a family in throes of divorce.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Likewise, half said that any man who looked after his appearance was often wrongly accused of being in the throes of midlife crisis.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
I know actors who are in the throes of divorce and paying child support, and they take what you could call mortgage jobs.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The head coach will find the sport in Britain in modest health, neither in the throes of a crisis nor pulling up trees.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But by now we were in the final throes of completing the buy-out of NFC.Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)
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