harrowing definition

  • adjective:
    • exceedingly distressing; agonizing: a harrowing knowledge.
    • Causing discomfort or distress.
    • excessively painful
  • verb:
    • provide participle of harrow.
  • others:
    • Heart-rending; agonizing; distressful; tragic: as, the harrowing details of a murder.
  • noun:
    • just like harrying.

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