Results for torture

Definitions of torture:

part of speech: present participle


part of speech: verb

To pain extremely; to put to the rack; to torment; to harass; to vex.

part of speech: noun


part of speech: noun

A putting to the rack or severe pain to extort a confession, or as a punishment: extreme pain: anguish of body or mind.

part of speech: noun

Agony of mind or body; extreme pain; infliction of pain as a punishment.

part of speech: noun

Extreme pain; anguish of body or mind; torment; pain inflicted as a punishment, or for the purpose of extorting a confession.

part of speech: verb transitive

To punish with, or as with, torture; put to the rack.

part of speech: past tense, past participle


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