Origin of grueling
Examples from the Web for gruelling
Contemporary Examples of gruelling
Harry, the expedition patron, announced last month that he will join the gruelling 210-mile trek across Antarctica this winter.Thanks Bro! Royal Charity Donates £100,000 to Harry's South Pole Mission
May 13, 2013
Historical Examples of gruelling
It was a gruelling four years' struggle, but with success at the end of it.Herbert Hoover
Natalie insisted on camping early; for it had been a gruelling afternoon on Garth.Two on the Trail
The place was a rest billet, which we had just reached after a gruelling on the Somme.
But they were met by a gruelling volley, and with the cry of "No quarter!"Famous Indian Chiefs
Charles H. L. Johnston
The final bout of fireworks was a gruelling for both champions.Ulysses
Word Origin for gruelling
also grueling, "exhausting, punishing," 1891, from late 18c. slang get one's gruel "receive one's punishment," from gruel.