- Materialism traps us, unawares, in a world of possessions hag-ridden by irrational fears of likely loss and lurking dangers.
- He is a man hag-ridden by the dissatisfactions of success, a person constitutionally incapable of compromise.
- A careworn boy hag-ridden by his need for perfection knew release.
- He had the appearance of a man hag-ridden by worry.
- The Germans began the second half looking hag-ridden and were full of complaints to the referee.