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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anguished, tormented, torturedadjective

    experiencing intense pain especially mental pain

    "an anguished conscience"; "a small tormented schoolboy"; "a tortured witness to another's humiliation"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tortured

    of Torture

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tortured in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tortured in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of tortured in a Sentence

  1. Heather Nauert:

    In addition to the roughly 100,000 individuals, including children and family members of the accused, who suffer in political prison camps, North Korea face an almost complete denial of fundamental freedoms by their government. Those trying to flee this oppressive environment, if caught, are often tortured or killed.

  2. Abdul Qader al Khatib:

    I fear he may be tortured to extract a confession.

  3. The Tanzanian source:

    Emwazi was never tortured in Tanzania, in fact, (he and his friends) caused a fracas at the airport after being told they were prohibited from entering the country due to the presence of an immigration stop order against their entry.

  4. Alex Spiro:

    I always worry in this country when the quantum of proof that should be needed in a criminal case, somebody has to try to use music lyrics to bolster that level of proof -- especially with the tortured history in this country of not having people in the system treated the same as others.

  5. Wayne Sachs of Philadelphia:

    This is a huge victory - immigration judges do this in one percent of the cases when someone argues they will be tortured if sent home.

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