What does torturous mean?

Definitions for torturous
ˈtɔr tʃər əstor·tur·ous

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word torturous.

Princeton's WordNet

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

    extremely painful

Wiktionary

  1. torturous(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to torture.

  2. torturous(Adjective)

    Painful, excruciating, torturing.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Torturous(adj)

    involving, or pertaining to, torture

How to pronounce torturous?

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How to say torturous in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of torturous in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of torturous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of torturous in a Sentence

  1. Libby Schaaf:

    Reports that these were part of exercise equipment do not remove nor excuse their torturous and terrorizing effects, we are all responsible for knowing the history and present day reality of lynchings, hate crimes and racial violence. Objects that invoke such terror will not be tolerated in Oakland's public spaces.

  2. Pradip Subba:

    Waiting for help is more torturous than doing this ourselves, our hands are the only machine right now.

  3. Thomas Paine, "The Age of Reason":

    Whenever we read the obscene stories, the voluptuous debaucheries, the cruel and torturous executions, the unrelenting vindictiveness, with which more than half the bible is filled, it would seem more consistent that we called it the word of a demon than the Word of God. It is a history of wickedness that has served to corrupt and brutalize mankind.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    It is so torturous to be in the crowd not only because the voice there is usually loud, but also often on account of its ongoing low-tone talk fills subconsciously a lot of filth & noise in the mind cloud.

  5. Jeff Fletcher:

    I would almost rather know he was gone, the wondering is torturous.

Images & Illustrations of torturous

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