tormenting

  • 1 Tormenting — Tor*ment ing, a. Causing torment; as, a tormenting dream. {Tor*ment ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 tormenting — index caustic, painful Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 tormenting — Torment Tor*ment , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {tormented}; p. pr. & vb. n. {tormenting}.] [OF. tormenter, F. tourmenter.] 1. To put to extreme pain or anguish; to inflict excruciating misery upon, either of body or mind; to torture. Art thou come hither …

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  • 4 tormenting — Synonyms and related words: acute, afflictive, aggravating, agonizing, annoying, atrocious, biting, bothering, bothersome, chafing, consuming, cramping, cruel, desolating, disquieting, distressful, distressing, disturbing, exasperating,… …

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  • 5 tormenting — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Extraordinarily painful or distressing: agonizing, anguishing, excruciating, harrowing, torturous. See PAIN …

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  • 6 tormenting — sb. St Andrew, 57 …

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  • 7 tormenting — tor·ment || tÉ”r ment /tɔː n. torture, pain, suffering, anguish v. torture, agonize, persecute …

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  • 8 tormenting — tormentˈing noun and adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑torment …

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  • 9 An Essay on the Art of Ingeniously Tormenting — Jane Collier s An Essay on the Art of Ingeniously Tormenting (1753), a conduct book, was her first work. The Essay operates as a satirical advice book on how to nag and it was modeled after Jonathan Swift s satirical essays. The work is intended… …

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  • 10 self-tormenting — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷, (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : tormenting oneself or marked by self torment * * * self tormentˈing adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑self …

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  • 11 self-tormenting — self′ torment′ing adj …

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  • 12 Tormentingly — Tormenting Tor*ment ing, a. Causing torment; as, a tormenting dream. {Tor*ment ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 Jane Collier — (1714 1755) was an English novelist most famous for her book An Essay on the Art of Ingeniously Tormenting (1753). She also collaborated with Sarah Fielding on her only other surviving work The Cry (1754).During her life, she was able to meet and …

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  • 14 Please Save My Earth — Infobox animanga/Header name = Please Save My Earth caption = Cover of the first volume ja name = ぼくの地球を守って ja name trans = Boku no Chikyū o Mamotte genre = science fiction, urban fantasyInfobox animanga/Manga title = author = Saki Hiwatari… …

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  • 15 Mister Mxyzptlk — Mr. Mxyzptlk. Art by Ed McGuinness. Publication information Publisher DC Comics First appearance …

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  • 16 Nabiki Tendo — Infobox animanga character color = lightgreen name = Nabiki Tendo series = Ranma ½ caption = Nabiki in the Anime first = Volume 1 last = creator = Rumiko Takahashi voiced by = Minami Takayama (Japanese) Angela Costain (English) Elaina Wotten… …

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  • 17 Naoyuki Tomomatsu — Born 1967 (age 43–44) Osaka, Japan Occupation Film director Screenwriter Years active 1992 – Naoyuki Tomomatsu (友松 直之 …

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  • 18 harrowing — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. distressing, wrenching, tragic, nerve racking. See pain. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. frightening, tormenting, trying, nerve racking; see also disturbing . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY… …

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  • 19 Deadpool (comics) — Superherobox| caption=Deadpool, from the recap page of Cable and Deadpool #26 character name=Deadpool real name=Wade Winston Wilson [Cable Deadpool #36, April 2007] species= Human (mutate) publisher=Marvel Comics debut= New Mutants #98 (February …

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  • 20 Mephisto (comics) — Or see Mephistopheles. Mephisto Mephisto, as seen on the variant cover for The Amazing Spider Man #545 (Jan. 2008). Art by Marko Djurdjevic …

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