Synonym: agonising, agonizing, excruciating, harrowing, torturesome, torturing. Similar words: fortuitously, aperture, departure, importune, fortunately, perturbation, opportunist, opportunity. Meaning: adj. extremely painful.
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1. This is a torturous, agonizing way to kill someone.
2. It was a torturous decision, but he left Apple.
3. The experience had become pure music, each note torturous yet unbearably sweet.
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5. For Inman, the torturous wanderings test his will to survive.
6. After 3 years of torturous imprisonment, he was finally set free.
7. His breathing was torturous.
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10. The inquest into Arsenal's league campaign promises to be torturous.
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12. Then we would have argued and had a long, torturous vacation.
More similar words: fortuitously, aperture, departure, importune, fortunately, perturbation, opportunist, opportunity, virtuous, unfortunately, fortune cookie, rouse, arouse, onerous, for the future, generous, humorous, numerous, rousseau, timorous, notorious, ludicrous, dangerous, dexterous, ponderous, boisterous, malodorous, disastrous, herbivorous, notoriously.