Hurting and Sorrowful


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Hurting adjective – Causing or feeling bodily pain.
Sorrowful and hurting are semantically related In some cases you can use "Sorrowful" instead an adjective "Hurting".
Nearby Words: hurt, hurtful
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Sorrowful adjective – Expressing or suggesting mourning.
Hurting and sorrowful are semantically related in grieving topic. Sometimes you can use "Hurting" instead an adjective "Sorrowful".
Nearby Words: sorrow, sorrowed, sorrowing, sorrowfully
Synonyms for Sorrowful
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Sorrowful and Hurting. (2016). Retrieved 2020, October 20, from
Hurting & Sorrowful. N.p., 2016. Web. 20 Oct. 2020. <>.
Sorrowful or Hurting. 2016. Accessed October 20, 2020.

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