Synonyms and Antonyms for torture

1. torture (v.)

torment emotionally or mentally

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2. torture (n.)

extreme mental distress

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3. torture (v.)

subject to torture

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4. torture (n.)

the act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean

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5. torture (n.)

intense feelings of suffering; acute mental or physical pain

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6. torture (n.)

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

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7. torture (n.)

unbearable physical pain

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8. self-torture (n.)

self-imposed distress

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