Days would pass before she would see her family in Khair Khana and share her harrowing story.
Satter tells a harrowing story of a person who drank too much, passed out on the street, and was scooped into a garbage trunk.
William Giraldi on the harrowing fiction of this overlooked master—and why he captures war like few others.
Ultimately, two of them survived, after a harrowing two-week ordeal, 3,000 feet underground.
harrowing tales are already emerging from those who managed to escape alive.
Following the turning over of the stubble under water, comes the clod smashing and harrowing by quadrupedal or bipedal labour.
This experience was harrowing, but it prepared his mind for the seeds of wisdom.
The downcast eye, the slightly pouting lips, as if about to weep, betray the harrowing expression of the moment.
So ended that chapter in the harrowing history of Murray Davenport.
The harrowing thought passed through Betty's mind that she looked almost like a limp bundle of shabby clothes.
"extremely distressing, painful," 1799 (implied in harrowingly), from present participle of harrow (v.).
(Heb. harits), a tribulum or sharp threshing sledge; a frame armed on the under side with rollers or sharp spikes (2 Sam. 12:31; 1 Chr. 20:3). Heb. verb _sadad_, to harrow a field, break its clods (Job 39:10; Isa. 28:4; Hos. 10: 11). Its form is unknown. It may have resembled the instrument still in use in Egypt.