Ben Crair on the movies' torturous infatuation with Southie.
Those weeks before diagnosis can be among the most torturous times.
A 16th-century iron corset looks precisely as frightening and torturous as it sounds.
But her lies may have been fueled by a torturous immigration system that demands life stories that “work.”
Rick better get used to torturous trials because they are never going away.
The hush holding it was like the drawn breath of a victim waiting the first turn of the torturous wheel.
Carrying a heavy pack down such a grade exerted a torturous strain upon the backs of the legs.
It was an endless night, torturous with cold and uncertainty.
She was able to right herself to her knees, and after a torturous five minutes reached the fireplace.
Heaven help us, I thought, if we had to lie on that torturous stuff for fifteen hours!