Persecute synonyms

pûr'sĭ-kyo͝ot'
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To use improperly or excessively; misuse:
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To give approval to; support; sanction
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To be kind or helpful to, but in a haughty or snobbish way, as if dealing with an inferior
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(Intransitive) To feel care or anxiety; to make or take trouble; to be troublesome.
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To wrong is to act improperly towards someone or to improperly accuse someone of something bad.
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To distress; afflict.
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Right means correctly, completely, thoroughly or exactly.
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To cause (someone) pain, suffering or distress.
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To subject (another) to hostile or prejudicial remarks or actions; pressure or intimidate.
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To browbeat; bully
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To entice or provoke, especially by trickery or strategy:
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To govern or use authority harshly or cruelly; be oppressive
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Outrage is defined as to deeply insult someone, or to commit a violent act against someone.
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To treat unkindly or harshly.
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To weigh heavily on the mind, spirits, or senses of; worry; trouble
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To put or keep in prison; jail
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(Rare) To torture
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To overwork, misinterpret, or distort:
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To torture by means of the rack.
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To whip or scourge someone or something as punishment.
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To hit.
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To strike repeatedly.
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To afflict with severe or widespread suffering and devastation; ravage.
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(Intransitive, informal) To produce intense pain.
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To put (a person) to death by nailing or binding to a cross.
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To treat badly, to abuse. [from 18th c.]
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To expel, especially from the mind.
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To dismiss or send away by authority; deprive of rights, membership, etc.
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To send into exile; banish:
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To disturb or irritate, especially by continued or repeated acts; to bother with unpleasant deeds.
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To manage to get (along or through) in the face of trials and difficulties
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To foster, give help or patronage
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Oppression means feeling weighed down physically or emotionally.
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(Psychiatry) A mental disorder characterized by systematized delusions, as of grandeur or, esp., persecution, often, except in a schizophrenic state, with an otherwise relatively intact personality
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The act or practice of persecuting on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or beliefs that differ from those of the persecutor.
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An oppressive or harshly limiting condition:
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To badger is to annoy, pester or get on someone's nerves.
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To subjugate or persecute by the imposition of troops.
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Harry is defined as to raid, or to quickly move along.
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To make repeated demands of or subject to persistent criticism:
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To annoy; vex.
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To annoy, interfere with, or meddle with so as to trouble or harm, or with intent to trouble or harm
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Pester is defined as to pick on or irritate.
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Bible, 1 Sam. xxiv. 17
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The definition of commend means to recommend or praise someone or leave someone in the care of another.
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Soothe is defined as to calm or relieve.
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To comfort (someone) in a time of grief, disappointment, etc.
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To soothe in distress or sorrow; ease the misery or grief of; bring consolation or hope to
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