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Meaning of “torment” - Learner’s Dictionary

torment

verb [T]     /tɔːˈment/
to make someone suffer or worry a lot: All evening the question tormented her.Making people sad, shocked and upset
tormentor noun [C]
Translations of “torment”
in Korean 괴롭히다…
in Arabic يُقلِق, يُعذّب…
in Portuguese atormentar…
in Catalan turmentar…
in Japanese ~を苦しめる, 悩ませる…
in Italian tormentare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 折磨, 使痛苦…
in Russian мучить…
in Turkish eziyet etmek, azap çektirmek, işkence etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 折磨, 使痛苦…
in Polish dręczyć…
(Definition of torment verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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