Etymology
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torturous (adj.)

"pertaining to or characterized by torture," late 15c., from Anglo-French torturous, from Old French tortureus, from Latin tortura (see torture (n.)).

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Definitions of torturous

torturous (adj.)
extremely painful;
Synonyms: agonizing / agonising / excruciating / harrowing / torturing / torturesome
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