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harrowing

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  • adjdangerous, frightening
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Synonyms for harrowing

adj dangerous, frightening
  • agonizing
  • chilling
  • distressing
  • disturbing
  • excruciating
  • heartbreaking
  • painful
  • terrifying
  • torturous
  • traumatic
  • alarming
  • racking
  • soaring
  • tearing
  • tormenting
  • torturing
  • heart-rending
  • nerve-racking

Antonyms for harrowing

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

More words related to harrowing

agonizing

adjective. difficult and painful, suffering

anguishing

adjective. tormenting

appalling

adjective. horrifying

awful

adjective. very bad; terrible

dolorous

adjective. miserable, anguished

excruciating

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