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torque (someone) off

To irritate, frustrate, or exasperate someone. It really torqued me off to hear that yet another local grocery store was being bought out by the huge supermarket chain.
See also: off, torque

be torqued off

To be particularly irritated, frustrated, or exasperated (by something). It's no use being torqued off over the professor's teaching style; you just have to adapt and do as well as you can. I was pretty torqued off to hear that yet another local grocery store was being bought out by the huge supermarket chain.
See also: off, torque

get torqued off

To become particularly irritated, frustrated, or exasperated (by something). It's no use getting torqued off over the professor's teaching style; you just have to adapt and do as well as you can. I got pretty torqued off when I heard that yet another local grocery store was being bought out by the huge supermarket chain.
See also: get, off, torque

torqued off

Particularly irritated, frustrated, or exasperated. It's no use getting torqued off just because you don't like your professor's style of teaching. I was pretty torqued off to hear that yet another local grocery store was being bought out by the huge supermarket chain.
See also: off, torque

torqued

(torkt)
1. mod. angry; bent. Now, now! Don’t get torqued!
2. mod. drunk. (A play on twisted.) Mary gets torqued on just a few drinks.
See also: torque
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Combined with a six-speed box, the torquey engine doesn't sound as though it's going to need to be revved right up to maintain momentum.
In addition, the torquey 156bhp engine impressed with its pulling power, posting marginally over eight seconds for the 0-62mph dash, 133mph top speed where allowable and 54.
Despite its size it's not lacking when it comes to performance and will hit 62 mph in nine seconds, has a top speed of 100 miles per hour and is impressively torquey.
The torquey diesel engine gives the five-seater plenty ofoompheven though the gear ratios are set more for frugality than performance.
I'VE just had my first ride on the new Honda VFR1200F at Sugo race track - if ever a circuit was tailor made for a flexible, torquey V4, this is surely it.
4- litre petrol, is slightly perkier but not as torquey.
But the figures don't convey the sheer driving pleasure of this torquey sportster.
Even more surprising is how good the combination of that light aluminium body and torquey 2.
This torquey engine, which gives a top speed of 130mph, feels much larger than it is and is impressively flexible in the Cadillac.
This turbo diesel unit is torquey, too, working well with a smooth-changing six-pack transferring power to the drive wheels and providing quicker and safer progress through the overtaking lanes.
0L Hdi 90 hp engine which was torquey yet surprisingly quiet.
The expansion of the MG6 diesel family, with a new 129g/km but torquey engine recently added has also given MG sales a shot in the arm.
This comes courtesy of new, powerful BlueDIRECT four-cylinder petrol engines featuring direct injection technology, a new, particularly powerful, torquey and at the same time economical six-cylinder engine, as well as even more efficient diesel engines.
After all, the globally largest tuner of vehicles of the Volkswagen Group turns 86 hp (63 kW) into torquey 110 hp (81 kW).
Engine options will initially include Volkswagen's two-litre 140bhp turbodiesel with six-speed manual transmission or a more powerful and torquey 170bhp version with six-speed DSG transmission.