- harrison, william henry,
- harry potter,
Origin of harrowing
Examples from the Web for harrowingly
But the award for the most impressive of the harrowingly dumb things said or written this past week goes to Joseph Farah.Surprise! Leading ‘Birther’ Thinks Earth is 6,000 Years Young|Asawin Suebsaeng|October 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Guardians A harrowingly elegiac memoir to a troubled friend who killed herself—and a search for just what they shared.
Two of them, in this situation, brought forth their young with piercing shrieks, and groans most harrowingly human.The Sea|Jules Michelet
Saint Pierre was dark and harrowingly still under the throbbing volcano.She Buildeth Her House|Will Comfort
It is the same lesson, if you will—but how harrowingly taught!The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition|Robert Louis Stevenson
I cannot make out to be anything but raspingly, harrowingly sad; so I will close, and not affect levity which I cannot feel.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Just so long as men fail to master the animals of which they are composed, the poor beasts about them will be harrowingly treated.Child and Country|Will Levington Comfort
"extremely distressing, painful," 1799 (implied in harrowingly), from present participle of harrow (v.).