Antonyms for agonizing:
Synonyms for agonizing:
Other synonyms and related words:
difficult and painful, suffering (adjective)
throbbing, piercing, offensive, sore, Besetting, irritating, cruel, grueling, painful, crushing, burdensome, grievous, insufferable, uncomfortable, Gnawing, arduous, annoying, odious, stabbing, cutting, Torturing., unbearable, severe, woeful, excruciating, aching, smarting, Cramping, chafing, hurtful, troublesome, wrenching, Irksome, distressful, acute, bothersome, unpleasant, disagreeable, tormenting, trying, aggravating, bitter, anguishing, inflaming, stinging, horrendous, biting, oppressive, harrowing, miserable, withering.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Burdening, Imprisoning, confining, Pillorying, Persecuting, Castigating, Sentencing, Fining, Disciplining, punishing, avenging, Correcting, penalizing, Crucifying, chastening, Incarcerating, judging, reprising, Keelhauling, executing, Chastising, lambasting.
Usage examples for agonizing:
- My Dear Dysart: November 13, 1919. I want to express to you my appreciation of the high character of citizenship displayed by the people of Centralia in their agonizing calamity. - "The Centralia Conspiracy", Ralph Chaplin.
- In an instant the agonizing fear swept over us. - "The Blue Germ", Martin Swayne.