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agonize over/about sth

phrasal verb with agonize ( UK usually agonise) /ˈæɡ.ə.naɪz/ verb
If you agonize over/about something, you spend time worrying and trying to make a decision about it
为…伤脑筋;对…犹疑不定;因…痛苦彷徨
She agonized for days about whether she should take the job.
几天来她为是否该接受这份工作大伤脑筋。
Thinking and contemplating
Translations of “agonize over/about sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 為…傷腦筋, 對…猶疑不定, 因…痛苦彷徨…
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