What does torturing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. torture, torturing(adj)

    the deliberate, systematic, or wanton infliction of physical or mental suffering by one or more persons in an attempt to force another person to yield information or to make a confession or for any other reason

    "it required unnatural torturing to extract a confession"

  2. agonizing, agonising, excruciating, harrowing, torturing, torturous, torturesome(adj)

    extremely painful

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  1. torturing(Noun)

    An act of torture

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How to say torturing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of torturing in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of torturing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of torturing in a Sentence

  1. Parmesh Bheemreddy:

    These are innocent girls and boys, theyre not criminals. Its mentally and physically torturing. It is a life-changing event for them.

  2. Natalia Cornelio:

    The government is essentially torturing people by doing this.

  3. Liz Throssell:

    We are deeply concerned that, after recent fighting in Benghazi, people taken prisoner by members of the Libyan National Army, which effectively controls eastern Libya, may be at imminent risk of torture and even summary execution, reports have suggested the involvement of Special Forces, a unit aligned with the LNA, in torturing detainees and summarily executing at least 10 captured men.

  4. El Pais newspaper:

    The torturing to death of an animal for entertainment is not a dignified tradition and gives a disgraceful image of Spain.

  5. Brandi Glanville:

    We didn’t feel like we had to fight, it is like no other show on air. There is that therapy aspect to it, but we are also doing really fun things and going on dates and torturing each other. That is always fun.

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