The Vocab Weekly
www.wordpandit.com Sept 1-Sept 7| Issue 45
A question that that has to be asked of you before explaining this word: Can you bear the pain? Can you gothrough it or are you going to break down? Excruciating is a situation that causes severe pain, that can be bothmental as well as physical. The intensity of the pain depends upon the magnitude of the situation that results inpain.Pronunciation: ik-skroo-shee-ey-tingThe Dictionary Definitions of Excruciating are as follows:1. Causing extreme bodily or mental pain2. Intensely painful; agonizing3.Very intense or extreme4. Extremely embarrassingMaster Tip to Learn ExcruciatingRemind a situation in your life when you have undergone extremely mental or physical pain: that one singledefining moment in your life when you thought you simply could not take it anymore, that one moment whenyou thought as if your limbs were broken and did not have strength to carry on. Well, my friend that is themoment of excruciating pain.