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Meaning of GRUELING

Pronunciation:  'groouling

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[adj]  characterized by toilsome effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort; "worked their arduous way up the mining valley"; "a grueling campaign"; "hard labor"; "heavy work"; "heavy going"; "spent many laborious hours on the project"; "set a punishing pace"

GRUELING is a 8 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: arduous, backbreaking, effortful, gruelling, hard, heavy, laborious, labourious, punishing, toilsome



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