Pilliwinks



[pil-uh-wingks] /ˈpɪl əˌwɪŋks/

noun, (used with a singular or plural verb)
1.
an old instrument of torture similar to the thumbscrew.
/ˈpɪlɪˌwɪŋks/
plural noun
1.
a medieval instrument of torture for the fingers and thumbs

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