toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

torment
used in The Shack

4 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
to cause or to experience great mental or physical suffering
  • Kate seriously enjoyed tormenting her older brother about the entire matter, and he would reward her taunting by stomping off to the tent trailer, all bluster and gripe.
    3. The Tipping Point (17% in)
  • There, he'd said it—the question that had tormented him every day of The Great Sadness.
    6. A Piece of Pi (27% in)
  • You believe he will condemn most to an eternity of torment, away from His presence and apart from His love.
    11. Here Come Da Judge (60% in)
  • Do you think this man cares about the pain and torment you have gone through?
    16. A Morning of Sorrows (59% in)

There are no more uses of "torment" in The Shack.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®