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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Subject to torture; Torment emotionally or mentally.

Usage examples (17)
  • The pain was so excruciating I couldn't even have a blanket touch my skin.
  • Verb (used with object), : The headache excruciated him
  • "You didn't excruciate my wrist so like time!" groaned Bill.
  • Fenway Park is our, to coin a word, excruciate -- something anyone who witnessed those extra-inning classics against the Yankees will instantly understand. for more
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