Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / tormented
FEEDBACK

tormented

See definition of tormented on Dictionary.com

synonyms for tormented

  • afflict
  • annoy
  • bedevil
  • bother
  • harass
  • hound
  • hurt
  • irritate
  • mistreat
  • molest
  • nag
  • pester
  • plague
  • smite
  • tease
  • torture
  • vex
  • abuse
  • agonize
  • bait
  • bone
  • break
  • crucify
  • devil
  • distress
  • excruciate
  • harrow
  • harry
  • heckle
  • pain
  • persecute
  • provoke
  • punish
  • rack
  • trouble
  • try
  • worry
  • wring
  • drive bananas
  • drive up the wall
  • give a hard time
  • play cat and mouse
  • put through wringer
  • rub salt in wound
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for tormented

MOST RELEVANT
  • aid
  • assist
  • assuage
  • calm
  • delight
  • help
  • make happy
  • please
  • relieve
  • soothe
  • comfort
  • commend
  • compliment
  • praise
  • protect
  • reward
  • support
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING tormented

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
Sprint To The Finish With This Olympics Quiz!
START THE QUIZ

How to use tormented in a sentence

Gwynne's mind seemed to darken until only one luminous point confronted it, the visible tormented soul of his kinsman.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Through all these rapid visions there ran an undefined, uneasy consciousness of pain, which wearied and tormented him incessantly.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
How many vulgar tones my doubtful earWould smite, with deep disgust inspiring me,With doubt tormented, holding hard my breath!
THE POEMS OF GIACOMO LEOPARDIGIACOMO LEOPARDI
No cry of tormented soul shall pierce these walls of stone, much less the heart of man.
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
But that was all that came of it—there was no rich man who wrote to the magazine to ask who this tormented genius might be.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
My incredulity increases if I am told that the performers of miracles have been cruelly tormented or slain.
SUPERSTITION IN ALL AGES (1732)JEAN MESLIER
From the day of her arrival in Paris, Hadria was never again tormented with this nightmare.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
She laid her hands quickly on his shoulders, straight and slim, as she stood gazing earnestly into his tormented eyes.
THE WOMAN GIVESOWEN JOHNSON
The filth which accumulated in our cells was removed only once a week, and it bred vermin which sorely tormented us.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
He was aware now, through her voice, of something tense, something perturbed and tormented in her soul.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 24, 2021
Choose the synonym for cross
traverse

WORDS RELATED TO TORMENTED

  • addled
  • agitated
  • anxious
  • beside oneself
  • bothered
  • concerned
  • confused
  • crazed
  • crazy
  • distracted
  • distrait
  • distressed
  • flustered
  • frantic
  • harassed
  • hysterical
  • in a panic
  • like a chicken with its head cut off
  • mad
  • muddled
  • nonplussed
  • nuts
  • out of one's mind
  • overwrought
  • perturbed
  • rattled
  • raving
  • shook up
  • thrown
  • tormented
  • troubled
  • unglued
  • unscrewed
  • unzipped
  • wild
  • worried
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

natantadjective | [neyt-nt ]SEE DEFINITION