adverb see grueling

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gruelingly — See grueling. * * * …   Universalium

  • gruelingly — adv. in a tiring manner, exhaustingly, strenuously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • grueling — gruelingly, adv. /grooh euh ling, grooh ling/, adj. 1. exhausting; very tiring; arduously severe: the grueling Boston marathon. n. 2. any trying or exhausting procedure or experience. Also, esp. Brit., gruelling. [1850 55; slang gruel punishment… …   Universalium

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  • grueling — or gruelling adjective Etymology: from present participle of obsolete gruel to exhaust, punish, from gruel, noun Date: 1852 trying or taxing to the point of exhaustion ; punishing < a grueling race > • gruelingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • arduously — adv. laboriously, strenuously; with difficulty; gruelingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exhaustingly — adv. in a tiring manner, gruelingly …   English contemporary dictionary

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