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Tortures (IPA: /ˈtɔɹtʃɝz/)


Torture (n.)

Extreme pain; anguish of body or mind; pang; agony; torment; as, torture of mind.

Torture (n.)

Especially, severe pain inflicted judicially, either as punishment for a crime, or for the purpose of extorting a confession from an accused person, as by water or fire, by the boot or thumbkin, or by the rack or wheel.

Torture (n.)

The act or process of torturing.

Torture (v. t.)

To put to torture; to pain extremely; to harass; to vex.

Torture (v. t.)

To punish with torture; to put to the rack; as, to torture an accused person.

Torture (v. t.)

To wrest from the proper meaning; to distort.

Torture (v. t.)

To keep on the stretch, as a bow.

Torture

Intentional infliction of physical or mental suffering upon a person or an animal

Torture

Album by Cannibal Corpse

Torture

1984 song by The Jacksons

Torture

2006 film

Torture

Scientific journal

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Nor ear can hear nor tongue can tell The tortures of that inward hell!" - Hell

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Proof is the idol before whom the pure mathematician tortures himself." - Mathematics


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