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agonizing

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of agonizing

  1. 1 hard to accept or bear especially emotionally agonizing cries rose up from the dungeon Synonyms of agonizing afflicting, bitter, cruel, excruciating, galling, grievous, harrowing, harsh, heartrending, hurtful, painful, tormenting, torturousWords Related to agonizing insufferable, insupportable, intolerable, unacceptable, unbearable, unendurable, unsupportable; appalling, awful, bad, dire, dreadful, ghastly, horrible, miserable, nasty, rotten, severe, terrible, vile, wretched; acute, extreme, intense, piercingNear Antonyms of agonizing bearable, endurable, supportable, sustainable, tolerable; livable (also liveable), sufferable, survivable; acceptable, allowable, reasonableAntonyms of agonizing gratifying, pleasing, sweet

  2. 2 intensely or unbearably painful died an agonizing death Synonyms of agonizing excruciating, harrowing, racking, raging, tormenting, torturing, torturous, wrenchingWords Related to agonizing acute, exquisite, extreme, fierce, intense, vehement, violent; biting, cutting, penetrating, piercing, sharp, shooting, smarting, stabbing, stinging, tearing, tingling



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