Torture

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Definition

torture: a process of inflicting pain on someone, causing someone pain (usually in order to force them to reveal information)
noun

Examples

  • "I must go and finish torturing questioning BrianBot."
  • "She's an instrument of torture, the most terrifying known to man."
  • "Have you murdered, imprisoned or tortured loyal subjects by mistake or on a whim?"
  • "Brian : Very well: pigeons, prostitutes, torture, beer."
  • "Hannah : I'd like to discuss the CIA's alleged use of torture techniques against terror suspects."
  • "Robot : Murder, torture and genocide should be avoided if possible."
  • "How does it torture people?"

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