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torment
used in The Lightning Thief

4 uses
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Definition
to cause or to experience great mental or physical suffering
  • Hades let the worst monsters out of Tartarus to torment Thalia.
    Chapter 8 (40% in)
  • And you will not suffer eternal torment.
    Chapter 10 (92% in)
  • Outside, Eddie and Maurice were still yelling at each other, but I knew they'd be coming inside to torment the animals again any minute.
    Chapter 16 (61% in)
  • When he sat forward in his throne, shadowy faces appeared in the folds of his black robes, faces of torment, as if the garment were stitched of trapped souls from the Fields of Punishment, trying to get out.
    Chapter 19 (51% in)

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