- In a manner causing great pain or anguish; in an excruciating manner or to an excruciating degree.
- The gunshot wound was excruciatingly painful
- 1899, Knut Hamsun, Hunger, translated by George Egerton, Part II, page 92
- My hunger was now tormenting me excruciatingly, and gave me no rest.
- In a very intense or extreme manner.
in a manner causing great pain or anguish
in a very intense or extreme manner