Thesaurus.com
synonyms
  • definitions

torture

see definition of torture
  • nounsevere mental or physical pain
  • verbupset or hurt severely
Relevance ranks synonyms and suggests the best matches based on how closely a synonym’s sense matches the sense you selected.
Relevance
A-Z
Length
-
+

Synonyms for torture

noun severe mental or physical pain
  • misery
  • persecution
  • suffering
  • torment
  • ache
  • affliction
  • agony
  • anguish
  • crucifixion
  • distress
  • dolor
  • excruciation
  • impalement
  • laceration
  • martyrdom
  • pang
  • rack
  • tribulation
  • twinge
  • cruciation
  • third degree

Antonyms for torture

  • happiness
  • joy
  • comfort
  • contentment
  • health
  • peace
  • relief
  • alleviation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

agony

noun. suffering, pain
  • affliction
  • anguish
  • distress
  • dolor
  • misery
  • pangs
  • passion
  • throes
  • torment
  • torture
  • woe
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
  • PREVIOUS
  • NEXT