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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Experiencing intense pain especially mental pain; Subjected to intense pain.

Usage examples (34)
  • Hundreds of tortured prisoners
  • As I posted before, the unproven allegation that Mr. Padilla was "tortured" is irrelevant to his current prosecution.
  • The word tortured logic doesn't begin to describe this.
  • It's the standard Palin tortured angle on first amendment rights. for more
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