Sentence Examples


  • The pitiful groans from all sides and the torturing pain in his thigh, stomach, and back distracted him.
  • Her first thought was that he was sending her to Death as a means of torturing her or at least, nailing home the point that he had won this round with Gabriel.
  • Torturing the prisoner, and of tampering with the judges 4 by consulting them before the trial; nay, he is even represented as selecting this poor clergyman to serve for an example to terrify the disaffected, as breaking into his study and finding there a sermon never intended to be preached, which merely encouraged the people to resist tyranny.'
  • His visions were more than just his death; they were the first-person experience of the torturing and killing of many, many others, as if she were mutilating others.
  • If he was half as creative at torturing people and planning his battles as he was in bed, he was more than capable of doing it.