Thursday, March 6, 2014

Throes

Throes [ throh ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. (n.) a painful spasm or a pang
2. (n.) the agony of or violent convulsion
3. (n.) a sharp attack of emotion
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The wounded policeman was in the throes of death by the time he was rushed to the hospital.