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See definition of hurting on Dictionary.com
  • verbcause physical pain; experience pain
  • verbcause mental pain

synonyms for hurting

  • bruise
  • damage
  • harm
  • impair
  • injure
  • mar
  • punish
  • sting
  • trouble
  • wound
  • abuse
  • ache
  • afflict
  • ail
  • belt
  • bite
  • blemish
  • burn
  • cramp
  • cut
  • disable
  • flail
  • flog
  • kick
  • lacerate
  • lash
  • maltreat
  • maul
  • nip
  • pierce
  • pinch
  • pommel
  • prick
  • pummel
  • punch
  • puncture
  • slap
  • slug
  • smart
  • spank
  • spoil
  • squeeze
  • stab
  • tear
  • throb
  • torment
  • torture
  • total
  • wax
  • whack
  • whip
  • wing
  • wring
  • be sore
  • be tender
  • cut up
  • do violence
  • mess up
  • rough up
  • shake up
  • wrack up
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antonyms for hurting

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  • aid
  • assist
  • benefit
  • cure
  • fix
  • heal
  • help
  • improve
  • mend
  • allow
  • close
  • compliment
  • give
  • make happy
  • please
  • praise
  • protect
  • release
  • sew
  • assuage
  • calm
  • placate
  • relieve
  • remedy
  • soothe
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How to use hurting in a sentence

It certainly doesn’t hurt that Green has extensive experience working as a 3-and-D guy with stars of all stripes, while Curry has played alongside Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum and Luka Dončić.
DARYL MOREY NEEDED THREE WEEKS TO FIX ONE OF THE SIXERS’ BIG PROBLEMSJARED DUBINNOVEMBER 20, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Just recognize that it doesn’t hurt to reimagine who you are, both in terms of who you serve and in terms of how you get your revenue.
PLIGHT AT THE MUSEUMJEN TROLIONOVEMBER 20, 2020VOX
The enhancement was added as part of the company’s iOS 14 operating system in September, but a requirement that all apps use it was delayed until early 2021 after several developers, including Facebook, said the change would hurt their businesses.
APPLE DEFENDS DECISION TO DELAY PRIVACY FEATURE, SLAMS FACEBOOKVERNE KOPYTOFFNOVEMBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
“I’ve had so many kids come in, just like him,” LaMia Jones said after she gave my son an eye exam because his eyes hurt from those long hours online.
THE PANDEMIC ISN’T ENDING ANYTIME SOON. AND OUR BODIES ARE FEELING THE STRESS.PETULA DVORAKNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Two were already 18 when they got hurt, though both had worked since they were 16 in jobs that, under federal law, should have been off limits because they are considered hazardous.
INSIDE THE LIVES OF IMMIGRANT TEENS WORKING DANGEROUS NIGHT SHIFTS IN SUBURBAN FACTORIESBY MELISSA SANCHEZNOVEMBER 19, 2020PROPUBLICA
To break the cycle, you have to train, even if it hurts a little—it’s one of the best things you can do for the lower back.
STRENGTH TRAINING FOR LOWER-BACK PAINLAUREN BEDOSKYNOVEMBER 18, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
“When I see them suffer, it hurts more than it hurts my wallet,” she said.
PATIENTS STRUGGLE TO ACCESS PRESCRIPTION OPIOIDS AFTER NEW YORK TAX DRIVES AWAY SUPPLIERSLBELANGER225NOVEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
An aging shopping mall south of Minneapolis shows how the pandemic is hurting lenders and investors.
MOUNTING COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LOSSES THREATEN BANKS, RECOVERYDAVID LYNCHNOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
I mean, it’s still going to hurt because it’s less money, but we’re going to be fine reopening.
THE TRUE COST OF KEEPING A RESTAURANT OPEN DURING A PANDEMICCHARLOTTE DRUCKMANNOVEMBER 11, 2020EATER
The contraction has hurt the Neumans’ bottom line, but it has also given the couple a chance to retrain their teams, tightening procedures that can naturally loosen over time.
THE BEST BARBECUE JOINTS IN THE D.C. AREATIM CARMANNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO HURTING

  • achy
  • hurtful
  • hurting
  • nagging
  • raw
  • smarting
  • sore
  • stinging
  • tender
  • throbbing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.