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Synonyms for agonizing

adj difficult and painful, suffering
  • excruciating
  • harrowing
  • intense
  • tortuous
  • disturbing
  • racking
  • struggling
  • tearing
  • tormenting
  • torturing
  • extreme
  • fierce
  • vehement
  • violent

Antonyms for agonizing

  • pleasant
  • pleasing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to agonizing

afflictive

adjective. painful
  • aching
  • achy
  • agonizing
  • distressing
  • excruciating
  • hurtful
  • sore
  • stinging
  • troublesome

anguishing

adjective. tormenting

excruciating

adjective. torturous, painful

grievous

adjective. severe, painful; serious

harrowing

adjective. dangerous, frightening

heartbreaking

adjective. disappointing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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