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Synonyms for grueling

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  1. arduous, backbreaking, grueling, gruelling, hard, heavy, laborious, operose, punishing, toilsome(adj)

    characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort

    "worked their arduous way up the mining valley"; "a grueling campaign"; "hard labor"; "heavy work"; "heavy going"; "spent many laborious hours on the project"; "set a punishing pace"

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How to use grueling in a sentence?

  1. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    Like grace, the results orientation is hard to describe. You perceive it when you see it,but it's grueling to portray in words.

  2. Galen Sherwin:

    It shouldn’t take the intervention of the ACLU to get a test administrator to do this, it is leveling the playing field, and without it, women taking these grueling, all-day exams would be in very distracting and medically risky situations.

  3. Alexander Ludwig:

    The show is not for divas, it’s grueling.

  4. Peter Kenny:

    It has been long, it has been at times grueling, and it is tired.

  5. Tom Holland:

    The important thing is that this is a true story about real people and we had a duty as actors to do justice to these characters, ron (Howard) made sure that every aspect of this film was authentic so that meant we had to starve, learn how to sail, really go out to sea, so it was pretty grueling, but ... all for a good reason.

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