English to Afrikaans Meaning :: torment

treitering
Torment :
marteling
- martelinggepynigkwellendesmarte
 

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Noun(1) unbearable physical pain(2) extreme mental distress(3) intense feelings of suffering; acute mental or physical pain(4) a feeling of intense annoyance caused by being tormented(5) a severe affliction(6) the act of harassing someone
Verb(1) torment emotionally or mentally(2) treat cruelly(3) subject to torture

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(1) No drug can eliminate that mental torment when a hitter is supposed to deliver or a pitcher is supposed to succeed.(2) Phil is putting himself through physical torment so that little children don't step on landmines and die.(3) It's frustrating enough to encounter a big setback, so why torment the kids with snakes.(4) Whatever was done to her, it drained her of all memories and caused much mental torment .(5) We torment them; we increase the damage they have already suffered.(6) Each sob brought a load of pain with it, adding physical pain to the mental and emotional torment he was already suffering from.(7) Prickly pear cacti had been a torment during the difficult portage around the Great Falls of the Missouri.(8) Other students are putting their lives at risk by hanging out in remote car parks and disused buildings because of the physical and emotional torment they face daily from their peers.(9) She has recovered her good looks but suspects the deepest scars, the mental torment she suffers after being almost murdered by a man she once loved, will never heal.(10) But the shame and the revulsion, the eyes like a mourning shroud, would torment his mind.(11) their deaths have left both families in torment(12) Abnormalities in a midpregnancy scan had indicated that all was not as it should be but little did she know of the mental torment and physical endurance test that lay in store.(13) I could only imagine the inner torment he must be suffering.(14) the journey must have been a torment for them(15) Though I do not regret that you will be the one to embark on the quest, I do find it sad that you are already suffering such inner torment .(16) I only tell you this to assure you that many Mac people are near and dear to me and I would never do anything intentionally to taunt, tease or torment any of you.
Related Words
(1) torment ::
marteling
Synonyms
Noun
1. agony ::
foltering
2. ordeal ::
beproewing
3. torture ::
marteling
6. curse ::
vloek
Verb
7. torture ::
marteling
8. tease ::
terg
9. excruciate ::
kwellen
10. rag ::
lap
Antonyms
1. heaven ::
hemel
2. paradise ::
paradys
Different Forms
torment, tormented, tormenting, torments
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

A plaything for Joffrey to torture
or Queen Cersei to torment.

A plaything for Joffrey to torture or Queen Cersei to TORMENT.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 8


Everyone is mine to torment.

Everyone is mine to TORMENT.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 10


She is no longer yours to torment.

She is no longer yours to TORMENT.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 10


who used to torment me
in high school.

who used to TORMENT me in high school.

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 11


Why have they
come to torment us?

Why have they come to TORMENT us?

Vikings Season 1, Episode 7


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