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Another word for persecution

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Noun
  1. Excruciating punishment

      1. Infliction of severe physical pain as a means of punishment or coercion.
      2. Excruciating physical or mental pain; agony:
      3. An experience or cause of severe pain or anguish:
      1. Great physical pain or mental anguish.
      2. A source of harassment, annoyance, or pain.
      3. The torture inflicted on prisoners under interrogation.
      1. A continuing state of extreme pain, punishment or torment with no seeming chance of reprieve.
      1. The place of eternal punishment for the wicked after death, often imagined as being presided over by Satan and his devils.
      2. A state of separation from God; exclusion from God's presence.
      3. The abode of the dead in any of various religious traditions, such as the Hebrew Sheol or the Greek Hades; the underworld.

Another word for persecution

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