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Synonyms for harrowing
extraordinarily painful or distressing
References in classic literature
`The Trials of a Country Schoolmarm.' It will be a harrowing
bit of realism.
Perfectly unimpressed by this harrowing
narrative, Francine turned her head lazily toward the house.
'A big secret rears its ugly head in every episode,' says Harrow's star Ioan Gruffudd.
THE IMAGE OF CHRIST HARROWING
HELL carries us into that crack in time between Christ's death and Resurrection.
There is an account of a harrowing
journey across 3,000 miles of ocean, similar to the journey taken by Captain Bligh after the mutiny on the Bounty.