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1. harrowing

adjective. ['ˈhɛroʊɪŋ'] extremely painful.

Synonyms

  • excruciating
  • painful
  • torturing
  • agonising
  • torturesome
  • torturous

Antonyms

  • harmless
  • humane
  • good
  • pleasant

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Words that Rhyme with Harrowing

  • narrowing

Example sentences of the word harrowing


1. Adjective
In fact, it can be a harrowing task convincing them not to sneak a nibble here and there.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
The transition from middle school to high school can be a harrowing one for many teenagers.

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