noun tor·men·tor \tr-ˈmen-tər, ˈtr-ˌ\

Definition of TORMENTOR

:  one that torments
:  a fixed curtain or flat on each side of a theater stage that prevents the audience from seeing into the wings

Variants of TORMENTOR

tor·men·tor also tor·ment·er \tr-ˈmen-tər, ˈtr-ˌ\

Examples of TORMENTOR

  1. <shocked by the news that his chief tormentor from elementary school had committed suicide at the age of 30>

First Known Use of TORMENTOR

14th century


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