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Synonyms for crushing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suppression, crushing, quelling, stifling(adj)

    forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority

    "the suppression of heresy"; "the quelling of the rebellion"; "the stifling of all dissent"

    stifling, crushing, curtailment, suppression, quelling, inhibition


  2. crushing, devastating(adj)

    physically or spiritually devastating; often used in combination

    "a crushing blow"; "a crushing rejection"; "bone-crushing"

    devastating, withering, annihilative, annihilating, crushing


PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

grinding, crush, shredding, milling, crash, overwhelming, pulping, crushers

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