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We found 47 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word torture:
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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. torture: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. torture: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. torture: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. torture: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. torture: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. torture, torture: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Torture, torture: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. torture: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. torture: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. torture: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. torture: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. torture: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. torture: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. torture (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. torture: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. torture: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Torture (The Jacksons song), Torture (album), Torture (disambiguation), Torture (sexology), Torture: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Torture: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. torture: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. torture: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. torture: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. torture: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Torture: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  24. Torture: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. torture: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. torture: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. torture: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. torture: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. torture: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Torture: Duhaime's Canadian law dictionary [home, info]
  3. TORTURE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  4. torture: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Torture: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Torture: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Torture: Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  3. torture: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Torture: Specific Diseases/Disorders [home, info]
  5. Torture: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. torture: Political [home, info]
  2. Torture: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. Torture: Glossary of Unusual Sexual Practices [home, info]
  4. torture: Idioms [home, info]
  5. torture: Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. torture: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (torture)

noun:  the act of torturing someone
noun:  unbearable physical pain
noun:  intense feelings of suffering; acute mental or physical pain
noun:  extreme mental distress
noun:  the act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean
verb:  subject to torture
verb:  torment emotionally or mentally

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