Harrowing (adj)

Extremely distressing, disturbing, or frightening

Synonyms- chilling, distressing, disturbing

Antonyms- pleasant, calming, pleasing

Sentences- To some people, the costumes at scarowinds are harrowing.

Public speaking is one of the most harrowing activities for many people.

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