excruciate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To cause extreme discomfort on; torture.
    • To cause great emotional distress on.
    • To inflict agonizing pain upon; to torture; to torment greatly; to rack.
    • To inflict serious discomfort on; torture.
    • To inflict great psychological distress on.
    • To cause excruciating discomfort upon; to torture; to torment greatly; to rack.
  • verb:
    • to inflict intense discomfort or psychological stress on (some one); to torture
    • torment emotionally or mentally
    • at the mercy of torture
    • to cause intense pain or emotional distress on (some one); to torture
    • torment emotionally or mentally
    • susceptible to torture
  • adjective:
    • Excruciated; tortured.
    • Excruciated; tortured.
  • others:
    • To torture; torment; inflict very severe pain upon, just as if by crucifying: as, to excruciate the thoughts.
    • To torture; torment; cause really severe pain upon, just as if by crucifying: as, to excruciate the thoughts.

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