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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anguished, tormented, tortured(adj)

    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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  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. Frank Karwacki:

    It’s so sad how they are being tortured—we need to get prayer power going. they destroyed those ancient churches and killed so many of our Catholics there.

  2. 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.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    When we talk about American leadership, American leadership is us caring about people who have been forgotten or who have been discriminated against or who've been tortured or who've been subject to unspeakable violence or who've been separated from families at very young ages, that's when we're the shining light on the hill.

  4. Miles Chambers:

    Walking past that statue every day, knowing that that's a symbol of you being oppressed because of your immediate relationship with racism today -- and your ancestors, family, in the past that have been oppressed and exploited and murdered, tortured and raped -- is a great offense.

  5. George Floyd:

    People should die of natural causes, not because you're getting an overdose of a knee to someone's neck, not because you're beating somebody to death and dumping them in a river, emmett Till mom said something powerful. Emmett Till mom said,' I want Emmett Till casket to be opened for the world to see what they have did to my son.' Do you know how hard it is for somebody to look at their child beaten to death ? Do you know how hard it is for people to look at a person who has been tortured to death over nine minutes ? It's not right.

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