Synonyms for excruciation

Synonyms for (noun) excruciation

Synonyms: excruciation, crucifixion

Definition: the infliction of extremely painful punishment or suffering

Similar words: torture, torturing

Definition: the deliberate, systematic, or wanton infliction of physical or mental suffering by one or more persons in an attempt to force another person to yield information or to make a confession or for any other reason

Usage: it required unnatural torturing to extract a confession

Synonyms: agony, suffering, excruciation

Definition: a state of acute pain

Similar words: pain, hurting

Definition: a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder

Usage: the patient developed severe pain and distension

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