Definition of tortures:
Synonyms for tortures:
So long as we could get out of the clutches of Theodore, it did not matter much into whose hands we fell: not that we ever expected,- such, at least, was the opinion of the majority amongst us,- that we should be allowed to leave the country: but, at all events, we should not be in daily fear of our lives, of tortures, and of starvation, as we were then.- "A Narrative of Captivity in Abyssinia With Some Account of the Late Emperor Theodore, His Country and People", Henry Blanc.
- "The Flying Legion", George Allan England.
- "True Tales of Arctic Heroism in the New World", Adolphus W. Greely.