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Search phrase: tortured

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All's Well That Ends WellAW II.i.36I grow to you, and our parting is a torturedI grow to you, & our parting is a tortur'd
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.131Murder indeed, that bloody sin, I torturedMurther indeede, that bloodie sinne, I tortur'd
Henry VI Part 22H6 III.i.376Say he be taken, racked, and tortured,Say he be taken, rackt, and tortured;
Richard IIR2 IV.i.297That swells with silence in the tortured soul.That swells with silence in the tortur'd Soule.
Twelfth NightTN V.i.216How have the hours racked and tortured meHow haue the houres rack'd, and tortur'd me,

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martyredmutilated, tortured, disfigured
pinchedtortured, tormented; or: distressed, afflicted; or: reduced to nothing
stretchedstrained, dislocated, tortured

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torturedpinched
torturedmartyred
torturedstretched

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