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General dictionaries General (24 matching dictionaries)
  1. punishing: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. punishing: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. punishing: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. punishing: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. punishing: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Punishing, punishing: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. punishing: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. punishing: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. punishing: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Punishing, punishing: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  11. punishing: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. punishing: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  13. Punishing: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  14. Punishing: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. punishing: Rhymezone [home, info]
  16. Punishing: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  17. punishing: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  18. punishing: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  19. punishing: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  20. punishing: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  21. punishing: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  22. punishing: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. punishing: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. punishing: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. punishing: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (punishing)

adjective:  resulting in punishment ("The king imposed a punishing tax")
adjective:  characterized by toilsome effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort ("Set a punishing pace")

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Words similar to punishing:   arduous, backbreaking, grueling, gruelling, hard, heavy, laborious, labourious, punish, toilsome, more...

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