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Correct spelling: tortures

Common misspellings for tortures:

tourtures, torchures, torturess.


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This graph shows how "tortures" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for tortures:

  1. I've suffered tortures Denham, tortures – Night and Day by Virginia Woolf
  2. Some were feeble and tottering, from long confinement; some crippled and distorted by various tortures every countenance was a dismal page, on which might be read the secrets of their prison- house. – Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists by Washington Irving
  3. The description, too long to quote, which follows of the tortures inflicted on the post- horse a century ago, is almost incredible to us, and we flatter ourselves that such things would not be tolerated now. – Afoot in England by W.H. Hudson

Quotes for tortures:

  1. Reality is never as bad as a nightmare, as the mental tortures we inflict on ourselves.
  2. To attempt the destruction of our passions is the height of folly. What a noble aim is that of the zealot who tortures himself like a madman in order to desire nothing, love nothing, feel nothing, and who, if he succeeded, would end up a complete monster!
  3. A prisoner in the Inquisition is never allowed to see the face of his accuser, or of the witnesses against him, but every method is taken by threats and tortures, to oblige him to accuse himself, and by that means corroborate their evidence.
  4. Everything is vain and tortures the spirit instead of calming and satisfying it.
  5. Amnesty International continues to report that extra judicial tortures and murders continue. This is not democracy that we are exporting to Mexico, and this is certainly not what the Mexican workers signed up for.