excruciatingly


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Related to excruciatingly: inflict, deteriorating, considerably

ex·cru·ci·at·ing

 (ĭk-skro͞o′shē-ā′tĭng)
adj.
1. Intensely painful; agonizing.
2. Very intense or extreme: wrote with excruciating precision.

ex·cru′ci·at′ing·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.excruciatingly - in a very painful mannerexcruciatingly - in a very painful manner; "the progress was agonizingly slow"
Translations

excruciatingly

[ɪksˈkruːʃɪeɪtɪŋlɪ] ADV [hurt, suffer] → terriblemente
it was excruciatingly funnyera para morirse de risa
it was excruciatingly painfuldolía terriblemente

excruciatingly

[ɪkˈskruːʃieɪtɪŋli] adv [painful, boring, tedious] → affreusement; [embarrassing] → terriblement

excruciatingly

adv
(lit: = unbearably) painfulunerträglich; walking was excruciatingly painfuldas Gehen bereitete unerträgliche Schmerzen
(fig: = extremely) → fürchterlich, entsetzlich; excruciatingly funnyurkomisch, zum Schreien (inf)

excruciatingly

[ɪksˈkruːʃɪˌeɪtɪŋlɪ] adv (see adj) → atrocemente, insopportabilmente
my leg is excruciatingly painful → ho un dolore atroce alla gamba
References in classic literature ?
My men were suffering excruciatingly, from the friction of sitting down so much.
They are so drenched in tears and tragedy that they are excruciatingly funny."
"Gilbert Blythe has hurt my feelings EXCRUCIATINGLY, Diana."
Why is she so excruciatingly beautiful that I cannot be angry with her, even now?'
It was perfect and immovable; and for a certainty if he had something excruciatingly funny to tell me it would be all the same.
NNA - "What Tripoli witnessed on the eve of Eid al-Fitr is excruciatingly painful, and the most hurtful part is the persistence of some in offending the city, its people, history, roots and culture by accusing it of being an incubator of extremism and terrorism," regretted former PM Najib Miqati via his Twitter account on Saturday.
The movie makes excruciatingly clear that the goal of its titular character is to build an army of witches and wizards--pure-bloods, preferably--to conquer and rule the nonmagic world.
Jake Gyllenhaal and Carey Mulligan star in this excruciatingly earnest portrait of a marital breakdown in 1960s small town Montana, full of despair, depression, angst and anger.
HARD to say which scene was more excruciatingly funny in Women On The Verge.
"It was just funny, excruciatingly funny," Purbrick said about what she had done.
A senatorial candidate on Wednesday criticized the excruciatingly slow rehabilitation and reconstruction effort in Bohol more than two years after the province was devastated by a magnitude 7.2 earthquake.