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Definition of Torture
TortureTorture Tor"ture, n. [F.,fr.L. tortura, fr. torquere, tortum,
to twist, rack, torture; probably akin to Gr. tre`pein to
turn, G. drechsein to turn on a lathe, and perhaps to E.
queer. Cf. Contort, Distort, Extort, Retort, Tart,
n., Torch, Torment, Tortion, Tort, Trope.]
1. Extreme pain; anguish of body or mind; pang; agony;
torment; as, torture of mind. --Shak.
Ghastly spasm or racking torture. --Milton.
2. Especially, severe pain inflicted judicially, either as
punishment for a crime, or for the purpose of extorting a
confession from an accused person, as by water or fire, by
the boot or thumbkin, or by the rack or wheel.
3. The act or process of torturing.
Torture, whitch had always been deciared illegal,
and which had recently been declared illegal even by
the servile judges of that age, was inflicted for
the last time in England in the month of May, 1640.
--Macaulay. TortureTorture Tor"ture, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tortured (?; 135); p.
pr. & vb. n. Torturing.] [Cf. F. Torturer. ]
1. To put to torture; to pain extremely; to harass; to vex.
2. To punish with torture; to put to the rack; as, to torture
an accused person. --Shak.
3. To wrest from the proper meaning; to distort. --Jar.
4. To keep on the stretch, as a bow. [Obs.]
The bow tortureth the string. --Bacon.
Meaning of Torture from wikipedia
is the deliberate infliction
pain or suffering
on a person. Torture
has been carried
out or sanctioned
by individuals, groups, and states...
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, nipple torture
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) is a BDSM ****ual activity involving
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- **** and ball torture
(CBT), occasionally known
as **** torture
, **** torture
, or male genitorture/male genital torture
, is a ****ual activity
- of torture methods
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s****ing Chinese water torture
- Tickle torture
is the use of tickling
to abuse, dominate, har****, humiliate, or interrogate
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- The Tortured
is a 2010 Canadian-American horror-thriller film directed
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- Genital torture
genitorture) may refer
to: A technique
used in torture
, the non-consensual infliction
**** and ball torture
- Psychological torture
or mental torture
is a type of torture
that relies primarily
effects, and only secondarily
on any physical
- White torture
, often referred
to as “white room torture
,” is a type of psychological torture technique aimed
at complete sensory deprivation
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