Synonyms of throes in English:

throes

noun

  • 1 the throes of childbirth
    literary travail
  • Phrases

    in the throes of

    we're in the throes of hurricane preparations
    in the middle of, in the process of, in the midst of, busy with, occupied with, taken up with/by, involved in, dealing with;
    struggling with, wrestling with, grappling with

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    Pronunciation: dɪˈmɒrəlʌɪz
    verb
    cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope