Excruciating - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪkˈskruːʃieɪtɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word excruciating
Brit.  |ɪkˈskruːʃieɪtɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word excruciating

adjective

- extremely painful (syn: agonising, agonizing, harrowing, torturesome, torturing, torturous)

Examples

I have an excruciating headache.

They described their vacation in excruciating detail.

When I bend my arm, the pain is excruciating.

Helen described the events of the night before in excruciating detail.

His poetry is excruciatingly bad.

He died after five days of excruciating torture.

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