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1 : To put in agony.

2 : To struggle in extreme pain; to be in agony; to agonize.

3 : A tool for splitting wood into shingles; a frow.

4 : Extreme pain; violent pang; anguish; agony; especially, one of the pangs of travail in childbirth, or purturition.

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1 : Throe

v. t.

To put in agony.

2 : Throe

v. i.

To struggle in extreme pain; to be in agony; to agonize.

3 : Throe

n.

A tool for splitting wood into shingles; a frow.

4 : Throe

n.

Extreme pain; violent pang; anguish; agony; especially, one of the pangs of travail in childbirth, or purturition.

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This word throe uses (5) total characters with white out space

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From Wiktionary

Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology
    • 1.2 Pronunciation
    • 1.3 Noun
      • 1.3.1 Synonyms
      • 1.3.2 Derived terms
      • 1.3.3 Translations
    • 1.4 Verb
      • 1.4.1 Translations
    • 1.5 Anagrams

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English throwe, perhaps from Old English þrēa, þrówian (suffer). This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.. It comes from Old English þrówian (suffer). Sceal atol þrówian (Must suffer terror).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -əʊ
  • Homophone: throw

Noun[edit]

throe (plural throes)

  1. A pang, spasm.
    • 1819, Percy Shelley, The Masque of Anarchy:
      As if their own indignant Earth
      Which gave the sons of England birth
      Had felt their blood upon her brow,
      And shuddering with a mother's throe
      Had turned every drop of blood
      By which her face had been bedewed
      To an accent unwithstood, —
      As if her heart had cried aloud: [...]
  2. A hard struggle.
  3. A tool for splitting wood into shingles; a frow.

Synonyms[edit]

  • See also Wikisaurus:agony
  • See also Wikisaurus:pain

Derived terms[edit]

  • in the throes of

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

throe (third-person singular simple present throes, present participle throeing, simple past and past participle throed)

  1. (transitive) To put in agony.
    • 1610, The Tempest, by Shakespeare, act 2 scene 1
      SEBASTIAN:
      Prithee, say on:
      The setting of thine eye and cheek proclaim
      A matter from thee, and a birth, indeed
      Which throes thee much to yield.
  2. (intransitive) To struggle in extreme pain; to be in agony; to agonize.

Translations[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for throe in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Anagrams[edit]

  • Rothe, heort-, hetro, other, rothe