Synonyms of throes in English:

throes

noun

  • 1 the throes of childbirth
    agony, pain, pangs, spasms, torment, suffering, torture
    literary travail
  • Phrases

    in the throes of

    we're in the throes of hurricane preparationsin the middle ofin the process ofin the midst ofbusy withoccupied withtaken up with/byinvolved indealing withstruggling withwrestling withgrappling with

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    Word of the day apposite
    Pronunciation: ˈapəzɪt
    adjective
    apt in the circumstances or relation to something