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Definition of TORTURES

  • The action or practice of inflicting severe pain on someone as a punishment or to force them to do or say something, or for the pleasure of the person inflicting the pain
  • Great physical or mental suffering or anxiety
  • A cause of such suffering or anxiety
  • TORTURE, to subject to severe physical pain [v]