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Princeton's WordNet

  1. racking, wrenchingadjective

    causing great physical or mental suffering

    "a wrenching pain"

    Synonyms:
    racking

    Antonyms:
    painless

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  1. Gus Valerian:

    We didn't think the fire would come down here this fast, it's just heart-wrenching. ... It's just gone.

  2. Jessica Kensky:

    I wanted to paint my toenails and put my feet in the sand. I wanted all of those things, and to lose my second leg was a gut-wrenching decision.

  3. Riley Howell:

    I remember Riley's enthusiasm for life, infectious smile, and bright-eyed amiability, i can think of only one way to describe his passing — heart-wrenching.

  4. Tony Abbott:

    The news out of Cairns is heartbreaking, all parents would feel a gut-wrenching sadness at what has happened. This is an unspeakable crime.

  5. Susan Collins:

    I found Dr. Ford's testimony to be heart-wrenching, painful, compelling, and I believe that Susan Collins believes what Susan Collins testified to, but we also had a case where Judge Kavanaugh came forward and said,' I'm 100 percent certain that this did not happen,' so here you have two people who are each 100 percent certain of what they're saying under pain of perjury. So then I had to look at the other evidence, and was there corroborating evidence, and that's why I pushed hard for the FBI to do a supplemental background investigation.

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