Synonyms for Crushing:
grievous, biting, agonizing, Besetting, horrendous, miserable, arduous, burdensome, smarting, bitter, annoying, bothersome, harrowing, piercing, stabbing, excruciating, Cramping, unbearable, disagreeable, offensive, uncomfortable, withering, aching, anguishing, trying, oppressive, Torturing., distressful, inflaming, grueling, chafing, throbbing, tormenting, painful, severe, cutting, odious, stinging, insufferable, Irksome, acute, sore, troublesome, irritating, cruel, wrenching, unpleasant, woeful, hurtful, aggravating, Gnawing.
n.pure, sound, good, in depth, total, outright, thorough, utter, resounding, unadulterated. acid, accusatory, acrid, acerbic, blistering, barbed, astringent, accusing, ad hominem. dire, profound, extreme, rigorous, awful, desperate, serious, grave. •act (noun)
stifling, quelling, suppression.
destructive, quelling, stifling, suppression, devastating.
trumping, conquering, Vanquishing, Capturing, Overcoming, Checkmating, overpowering, Triumphing, trouncing, whipping, Subjecting, Defeating, Overthrowing, mastering, Predominating, outplaying, beating, Outdoing, Subduing, winning, foiling, quelling, Routing, Surmounting, humbling, Overturning.
Mashing, bruising, Pulping, Squashing.
Usage examples for crushing
I said impatiently, crushing down my anger. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman