What is another word for tormentingly?

49 synonyms found


[ tɔːmˈɛntɪŋlɪ], [ tɔːmˈɛntɪŋlɪ], [ t_ɔː_m_ˈɛ_n_t_ɪ_ŋ_l_ɪ]

Tormentingly is an adverb used to describe situations that are painful, frustrating, or unbearable. It can be replaced with synonyms like agonizingly, excruciatingly, torturously, or oppressively. Agonizingly emphasizes the intense suffering or distress caused by the situation, while excruciatingly suggests searing pain or extreme discomfort. Torturously refers specifically to the use of torture, while oppressively implies a feeling of confinement or restriction. Other synonyms for tormentingly include relentlessly, persistently, and constantly, which suggest ongoing and unending struggles or difficulties. Ultimately, the use of different synonyms can help to convey different nuances of the word "tormentingly" and add variety and depth to the writer's voice.

Usage examples for Tormentingly

tormentingly in Hilary's way was this Lottery and Bazaar.
"Kincaid's Battery"
George W. Cable
I only say, that if I loved you it would be uppermost in my mind most tormentingly."
"Marguerite de Valois"
Alexandre Dumas
The waves murmur, the sea mews scream, Old recollections possess me; Forgotten dreams, banished visions, tormentingly sweet, uprise.
"Poems and Ballads of Heinrich Heine"
Heinrich Heine

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