Painful synonyms

pān'fəl
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Tending to impair or damage; injurious; mischievous; occasioning loss or injury.
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Anything or anyone that pierces.
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Feeling great passion.
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Easily hurt; tender; raw
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Full of painful yearning or sorrow:
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Intense; severe:
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(Sports) Very dangerous or difficult:
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Having the capacity to sting.
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Causing agony.
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Referring to physical anguish
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Causing a stinging sensation; nipping:
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Easily hurt; sensitive:
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Experiencing discomfort.
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Having a bad or foul taste.
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Powerfully impressive; stark:
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Causing great discomfort, damage, or distress:
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Referring to physical anguish
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Referring to physical anguish
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(Pathology) Inflamed and painful.
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(Medicine) Abnormally or excessively sensitive to a stimulus:
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The definition of grievous is something very serious, grave or severe.
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Dismal; dreary:
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(Now rare) Inspiring awe; filling with profound reverence or respect; profoundly impressive.
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The definition of atrocious is something evil, cruel or absolutely horrible.
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The definition of dreadful is terrible, shocking or very disturbing.
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That cannot be spoken
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That can burn, eat away, or destroy tissue by chemical action; corrosive
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(Law, of an action) Commenced for the purpose of giving trouble, without due cause.
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Appearing to be in flames; as if made of fire.
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Referring to physical anguish
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Affected with ulcers
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(Medicine) Affected by an abscess. [First attested in the mid 19th century.]
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Amply sufficient, satisfactory. [from 17th c.]
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In good health.
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(Informal) Angry; offended; feeling hurt or resentful
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Indicative of or resulting from anger:
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Irritating; vexing; bothersome
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The definition of arduous is a way of describing something that is extremely tiring and difficult.
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Not easy to endure; full of hardship or trouble; trying:
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Marked by or exhibiting sorrow, grief, or pain.
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Alternative spelling of gruelling.
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Difficult to accept
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Requiring much physical effort; toilsome.
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Difficult to accept
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Characterized by or requiring toil.
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Characterized by or causing trouble, irritation, difficulty, distress, inconvenience, etc.
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Pleasing, either to the mind or senses; pleasant; grateful.
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Not causing or involving pain
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Free from worry, anxiety, trouble, or pain:
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The definition of pleasant is someone or something that is agreeable, enjoyable or likable.
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Giving delight; very pleasing; charming
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Experiencing aches.
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That causes physical or mental pain
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Designating or having a sharp, often unpleasant taste; acrid, as quinine or peach stones
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That cannot be digested
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(By extension) unpleasant or disagreeable
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Marked by, causing, or experiencing physical pain
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Having almost or exactly the same qualities, characteristics, etc.; similar; equal
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Worthy of, or causing, abhorrence, as a thing of evil omen; odious in the utmost degree; very hateful; detestable; loathsome; execrable. [first attested around 1150 to 1350]
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Extremely formidable:
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Of or causing torture
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Causing sadness.
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Conducive to health.
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Referring to physical anguish
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Narrowly pointed; sharp:
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