Chinese water torture


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Chinese water torture

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a form of torture in which water is made to drip for a long period of time onto a victim's forehead to drive him insane
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It was like the drip, drip of Chinese water torture and I never mastered the instrument.
In a form of Chinese water torture, the Judiciary let out one more detail in the case of Jason Rezaian, saying The Washington Post reporter has been sentenced to a prison term, but not saying for how long.
After Chelsea and Arsenal had dropped points, while Manchester United and Liverpool had been largely unimpressive in victory, City rolled out pass-and-move routines so frequent and repetitive they resembled Chinese water torture to poor old West Brom.
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Even if he was able to secret tiny tools into the famous Chinese Water Torture trick, his life was legitimately on the line if he wasn't able to escape quickly enough.
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It's rather like Chinese water torture, slowly eroding my self-esteem and confidence.
But if the manager has to repeat the experience next season he will regard it as the equivalent of Chinese water torture.
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This rapidly became like Chinese water torture, and certainly inspired The conventional to employees me to redouble my efforts on the other side.
In 1912, he created the Chinese Water Torture Cell where Houdini's feet would be locked in stocks, and he would be lowered upside down into a tank filled with water.
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