Synonyms for trying

Synonyms for (adjective) trying

Synonyms: stressful, trying, nerve-racking, nerve-wracking

Definition: extremely irritating to the nerves

Usage: nerve-racking noise; the stressful days before a war; a trying day at the office

Similar words: disagreeable

Definition: not to your liking

Usage: a disagreeable situation


Synonyms: trying

Definition: hard to endure

Usage: fell upon trying times

Similar words: difficult, hard

Definition: not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure

Usage: a difficult task; nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access; difficult times; why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?