Thesaurus > Related Words: torturing

  Words related to torturing

Related / Similar Words: torture, agonizing, agonising, excruciating, harrowing, torturous, torturesome

 

Definition:
  • the act of torturing someone; "it required unnatural torturing to extract a confession";
  • extremely painful;

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    Hyponyms: strappado, crucifixion, excruciation, dismemberment, taking apart

     

    Derivational Morphology: torture, excruciate, torment

     

     
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