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excruciating

see definition of excruciating
  • adjtorturous, painful
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Synonyms for excruciating

adj torturous, painful
  • acute
  • agonizing
  • exquisite
  • grueling
  • harrowing
  • intense
  • searing
  • severe
  • unbearable
  • burning
  • chastening
  • consuming
  • piercing
  • punishing
  • racking
  • rending
  • shooting
  • stabbing
  • tearing
  • tormenting
  • torturing
  • extreme
  • insufferable
  • sharp
  • torturesome
  • unendurable
  • violent

Antonyms for excruciating

  • calm
  • dull
  • easy
  • facile
  • mild
  • bearable
  • endurable
  • helpful
  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • soothing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to excruciating

acute

adjective. severe, intense

afflictive

adjective. painful

agonizing

adjective. difficult and painful, suffering

anguishing

adjective. tormenting

cruel

adjective. vicious, pitiless; causing pain

exquisite

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