Definition of tormentingly in English:

tormentingly

adverb

  • See tormenting

    • ‘"Wakie, wakie." he said tormentingly.’
    • ‘Two blue-bottle flies buzzed tormentingly about in the drawing room.’
    • ‘The metal stirrups were tormentingly cold to her bare feet.’
    • ‘The river rises to swallow everything around; its rise painfully, tormentingly gradual like a torturous, emaciating death.’
    • ‘He was tormentingly tense and uneasy.’

Pronunciation

tormentingly

/tɔːˈmɛntɪŋli/