Thesaurus

tormentor

noun
variants: also tormenter

Synonyms & Antonyms of tormentor

a person who causes repeated emotional pain, distress, or annoyance to another
  • shocked by the news that his chief tormentor from elementary school had written a book about the dangers of bullying

Synonyms for tormentor

Words Related to tormentor

Near Antonyms for tormentor

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About tormentor

Time Traveler for tormentor

Time Traveler

The first known use of tormentor was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Thesaurus Entries Near tormentor

tormenting

tormentor

tormentors

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Tormentor.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tormentor. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on tormentor

Nglish: Translation of tormentor for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!