Found 3 items, similar to torment.
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English → English
n 1: unbearable physical pain [syn: torture
2: extreme mental distress [syn: anguish
3: intense feelings of suffering; acute mental or physical
pain; “an agony of doubt”
; “the torments of the damned”
4: a feeling of intense annoyance caused by being tormented;
“so great was his harassment that he wanted to destroy his
5: a severe affliction [syn: curse
6: the act of harassing someone [syn: badgering
v 1: torment emotionally or mentally [syn: torture
2: treat cruelly; “The children tormented the stuttering
3: subject to torture; “The sinners will be tormented in Hell,
according to the Bible”
English → English
, n. [OF. torment, F. tourment, fr. L.
tormentum an engine for hurling missiles, an instrument of
torture, a rack, torture, fr. torquere to turn, to twist,
hurl. See Turture
1. (Mil. Antiq.) An engine for casting stones. [Obs.] --Sir
2. Extreme pain; anguish; torture; the utmost degree of
misery, either of body or mind. --Chaucer.
The more I see
Pleasures about me, so much more I feel
Torment within me. --Milton.
3. That which gives pain, vexation, or misery.
They brought unto him all sick people that were
taken with divers diseases and torments. --Matt. iv.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. tormented
; p. pr. &
vb. n. tormenting
.] [OF. tormenter, F. tourmenter.]
1. To put to extreme pain or anguish; to inflict excruciating
misery upon, either of body or mind; to torture. “ Art
thou come hither to torment us before our time? ”
2. To pain; to distress; to afflict.
Lord, my servant lieth at home sick of the palsy,
grievously tormented. --Matt. viii.
3. To tease; to vex; to harass; as, to be tormented with
importunities, or with petty annoyances. [Colloq.]
4. To put into great agitation. [R.] ``[They], soaring on
main wing, tormented all the air.'' --Milton.