adv. agonizingly, excruciatingly, torturingly

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Tormentingly — Tormenting Tor*ment ing, a. Causing torment; as, a tormenting dream. {Tor*ment ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tormentingly — See torment. * * * …   Universalium

  • tormentingly — adverb In a tormenting manner …   Wiktionary

  • tormentingly — tor·ment·ing·ly …   English syllables

  • tormentingly — adverb Etymology: tormenting (present participle of torment) (II) + ly : in a tormenting, straining, or trying manner * * * tormenˈtingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • self-torment — self tormented, adj. self tormenting, adj. self tormentingly, adv. self tormentor, n. /self tawr ment, self /, n. an act or instance of tormenting oneself, as with worry or guilt. [1640 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • torment — tormentedly, adv. tormentingly, adv. tormentingness, n. v. /tawr ment , tawr ment/; n. /tawr ment/, v.t. 1. to afflict with great bodily or mental suffering; pain: to be tormented with violent headaches. 2. to worry or annoy excessively: to… …   Universalium

  • afflictively — adv. distressingly; torturously, tormentingly, painfully …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tantalizingly — adv. temptingly, tormentingly, teasingly, provocatively …   English contemporary dictionary

  • torturingly — adv. agonizingly, tormentingly, in the manner of causing extreme pain or suffering …   English contemporary dictionary

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