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Entry Word: torment
Function: noun
Text: 1 a situation or state that causes great suffering and unhappiness <the released soldiers gave interviews trying to explain to civilians the torment that prisoners of war experience> -- see HELL 2
2 a state of great suffering of body or mind <was in torment for weeks after he broke up with his girlfriend> -- see DISTRESS 1