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synonyms for carking

  • demanding
  • difficult
  • onerous
  • oppressive
  • taxing
  • crushing
  • disturbing
  • exacting
  • exigent
  • heavy
  • irksome
  • superincumbent
  • tough
  • trying
  • wearing
  • wearying
  • weighty
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antonyms for carking

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  • calm
  • easy
  • trivial
  • aiding
  • helpful
  • helping
  • relieving
  • unburdensome
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How to use carking in a sentence

Thus, full of carking care, while he pushed aside the proffered consolation, Roger Acton walked abroad.
THE COMPLETE PROSE WORKS OF MARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPERMARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPER
Distrustfulness, and carking cares, and contrivances for time to come.
A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY (VOLUME 1 OF 4)RICHARD BAXTER
All were in the pink of health, free from all carking cares and vanities of life, and they sang as if inspired.
DOCTOR JONES' PICNICS. E. CHAPMAN
I reckon you are now preparing for your Wexford expedition; and poor Dingley is full of carking and caring, scolding.
THE JOURNAL TO STELLAJONATHAN SWIFT
And she was far less cursed with "nerves," with feverish unrest and carking discontent, than women are to-day.
FEMINISM AND SEX-EXTINCTIONARABELLA KENEALY
A self-supporting Britain, free from this carking fear, would become once more a liberalising power.
ANOTHER SHEAFJOHN GALSWORTHY
Solitude would be infinitely preferable to the small carking cares and frets of his daily life.
MOLLIE'S PRINCEROSA NOUCHETTE CAREY
To-morrow his promise to Phoebe held him no longer, and his carking, maddening trial of patience was to end.
CHILDREN OF THE MISTEDEN PHILLPOTTS
There is blight, and nervous irritation, and “carking anxiety,” if the child works under compulsion at the dead matter of study.
DICKENS AS AN EDUCATORJAMES L. (JAMES LAUGHLIN) HUGHES
Yet we had watched his smooth brow furrow and corrugate as under some carking care or devouring sorrow.
MOON-FACE AND OTHER STORIESJACK LONDON
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WORDS RELATED TO CARKING

  • carking
  • crushing
  • demanding
  • difficult
  • disturbing
  • exacting
  • exigent
  • heavy
  • irksome
  • onerous
  • oppressive
  • superincumbent
  • taxing
  • tough
  • trying
  • wearing
  • wearying
  • weighty
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.