grueling
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This word may also be spelled "gruelling."
grueling(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. agotador
The soldiers traveled at a grueling pace to cross the plain.Los soldados viajaron a un ritmo agotador para atravesar el llano.
b. extenuante
The grueling journey left us feeling exhausted.El viaje extenuante nos dejó sintiéndonos agotados.
c. penoso
After the long, grueling ordeal, we finally made it back to shore.Después de la larga y penosa experiencia, por fin logramos llegar a la orilla.
d. duro
Going through boot camp was the most grueling experience of my life.Pasar el campamento de entrenamiento fue la experiencia más dura de mi vida.
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grueling
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (journey, experience)
a. agotador(ora)
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