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Other synonyms and related words:

sorrowful, hagridden.

tortured (noun)

anguished, sorrowful, punished, tormented.

pained (verb)

anguished, stung, inflamed, Racked, irritated, distressed, agonized, Wrenched, hurt, Smarted, Ached, afflicted, stitched, Suffered, pained, Discomforted, tormented, cramped, chafed, Throbbed.

punished (verb)

chastened, confined, imprisoned, Keelhauled, Crucified, punished, fined, Castigated, lambasted, reprised, Pilloried, Sentenced, executed, tried, Judged, Incarcerated, disciplined, avenged, penalized, chastised, persecuted, burdened, corrected.

Usage examples for tortured:

  • How was it that he tortured me now? - "The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete", George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009.
  • She looked, not at the tortured man, not at me, but fully at Dr. Fu- Manchu. - "The Devil Doctor", Sax Rohmer.
  • This man, too,- he was then a youth of twenty,- was tortured until he fell as if dead. - "The Scarlet Banner", Felix Dahn.

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