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  1. torture

    • IPA[ˈtôrCHər]

    美式

    • n.
      the action or practice of inflicting severe pain or suffering on someone as a punishment or in order to force them to do or say something;great physical or mental suffering or anxiety
    • v.
      inflict severe pain or suffering on;cause great mental suffering or anxiety to
    • verb: torture, 3rd person present: tortures, gerund or present participle: torturing, past tense: tortured, past participle: tortured

    • noun: torture, plural noun: tortures

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    • n.
      the inflicting of pain, especially mental pain, on oneself: the poem explores with dramatic intensity the human capacity for self-torture

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      a form of torture in which the victim is exposed to the incessant dripping of water on the head ...

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      the inflicting of pain, especially mental pain, on oneself: the poem explores with dramatic intensity the human capacity for self-torture

    Oxford American Dictionary

    • n.
      a form of torture in which the victim is exposed to the incessant dripping of water on the head ...

    Oxford American Dictionary

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    • IPA[ˈtɔːtʃə]

    英式

    • n.
      the action or practice of inflicting severe pain or suffering on someone as a punishment or in ... the torture of political prisoners confessions extracted under torture
    • v.
      inflict severe pain or suffering on: most of the victims had been brutally tortured

    Oxford Dictionary