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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • \ik-ˈskrü-shē-ˌāt\
    • /ɪks.ˌkruː.ʃɪ.ˈeɪ.ʃən/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • \ik-ˈskrü-shē-ˌāt\

Definition of excruciation word

  • noun excruciation Some excruciating pain. 1

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excruciation popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 95% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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Synonyms for excruciation

noun excruciation

  • affliction — An affliction is something which causes physical or mental suffering.
  • agony — Agony is great physical or mental pain.
  • anguish — Anguish is great mental suffering or physical pain.
  • misery — wretchedness of condition or circumstances.
  • pain — physical suffering or distress, as due to injury, illness, etc.

Antonyms for excruciation

noun excruciation

  • cheer — When people cheer, they shout loudly to show their approval or to encourage someone who is doing something such as taking part in a game.
  • comfort — If you are doing something in comfort, you are physically relaxed and contented, and are not feeling any pain or other unpleasant sensations.
  • contentment — Contentment is a feeling of quiet happiness and satisfaction.
  • happiness — the quality or state of being happy.
  • health — the general condition of the body or mind with reference to soundness and vigor: good health; poor health.

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