What does excruciating mean?

Definitions for excruciating
ɪkˈskru ʃiˌeɪ tɪŋex·cru·ci·at·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. agonizing, agonising, excruciating, harrowing, torturing, torturous, torturesome(adj)

    extremely painful


  1. excruciating(Adjective)

    Causing great pain or anguish, agonizing

    the nation's most excruciating dilemma -- W. H. Ferry

  2. excruciating(Adjective)

    Exceedingly intense; extreme

  3. Origin: Present participle of excruciate, from excruciatus, past participle of excrucio, from ex- + crucio "I torment".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Excruciating

    of Excruciate

  2. Excruciating

    torturing; racking

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of excruciating in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of excruciating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of excruciating in a Sentence

  1. Model Lauren Wasser:

    I'm in excruciating pain every day.

  2. Coast Guard:

    The decision to suspend was excruciating and gut-wrenching.

  3. Amanda Anderson:

    He had a buzzing sound in his head and an excruciating headache.

  4. Jenn Thalasinos:

    The waiting was excruciating because you're trying to hold out hope.

  5. Kimbal Musk:

    This is the most excruciating hellish several months I've ever had... but I think we're getting there.

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