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Synonyms for throe

a violent, excruciating seizure of pain

a sensation of physical discomfort occurring as the result of disease or injury

a condition of anguished struggle and disorder

Words related to throe

severe spasm of pain

hard or painful trouble or struggle

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The amended complaint particularly focused on then-Cabletron CEO Piyush Patel, chief financial officer James Kirkpatrick and Jaeger as the throe leaders of the scheme.
Websites vary in setup, but on eBay, for example, there are throe quick and easy steps: (1) Search for an item by inserting the item's name or by selecting a category; (2) Buy the item if the price is right.
In 1973, when Gross and Wilczek were at Princeton University and Politzer was at Harvard University, the throe researchers independently discovered a property of the strong interaction that they called "asymptotic freedom." According to this phenomenon, the force of attraction between quarks actually gets weaker when the quarks are close together.
Except for a great pedigree - mother Benazir Bhutto, maternal grandfather Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, Bilawal Bhutto never emerged as a serious contender to the leadership of Pakistan's People's Party which is, in any case, in its last throes of existence.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], July 08 (ANI): With Karnataka in the throes of a political crisis, Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy met dissenting Congress MLA Ramalinga Reddy on Monday.
NPA in its death throes Duterte !-- -- Alexis Romero (The Philippine Star) - June 27, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines The New People's Army (NPA), the armed wing of communist movement, is not capable of overthrowing the government, according to President Duterte.
CONCERNS that Nuneaton's hospital is 'in the throes of a takeover' have been quickly allayed.
LEADER of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Delta State, Chief O'tega Emerhor, has welcomed the new defector, former Governor Emmanuel Uduaghan to the party, saying the ruling People's Democratic Party (PDP) was in the throes of death.
Whether you're sensing a sudden nip in the air or are still reveling in the throes of Indian summer, something about fall makes us want to snuggle in and prep our nests for colder weather.
GAZA/PNN/ The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territoriessaid that Gaza Strip is in the throes of a humanitarian disaster.
Meanwhile, Balia commends 'Pamilya' for 'delving into the throes and tribulations of regular people, disregarded by institutions and often deceived and exploited [by other people] for personal gains.'
It was engineered so well that even in its death throes, it surrendered only to the demolition hammer and her ignoble end.
They are now in the throes of planning their own wedding, soon to be featured in Curve.
The EP includes wistful acoustic tracK All The Little Things by up and coming local singer songwriter Tara Wolfe; Hurricanes by The Final Throes - a five piece slinKy FUNK band with a rocK vibe; and short and sweet nostalgic pop Girl It's You by three piece group The Shade.