agonize over/about sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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agonize over/about sth

phrasal verb with agonize (UK usually agonise) uk   us   /ˈæɡ.ə.naɪz/ verb
If you agonize over/about something, you ​spendtimeworrying and ​trying to make a ​decision about it: She ​agonized for ​days about whether she should take the ​job.
(Definition of agonize over/about sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “agonize over/about sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 为…伤脑筋, 对…犹疑不定, 因…痛苦彷徨…
in Chinese (Traditional) 為…傷腦筋, 對…猶疑不定, 因…痛苦彷徨…
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