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synonyms for martyred

  • expel
  • harass
  • hound
  • injure
  • maltreat
  • molest
  • oppress
  • outrage
  • pick on
  • pursue
  • torture
  • victimize
  • afflict
  • aggrieve
  • annoy
  • badger
  • bait
  • beat
  • bother
  • crucify
  • distress
  • dog
  • dragoon
  • exile
  • hector
  • hunt
  • ill-treat
  • martyr
  • pester
  • plague
  • tease
  • tyrannize
  • vex
  • worry
  • be on one's case
  • drive up the wall
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antonyms for martyred

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  • aid
  • assist
  • delight
  • help
  • make happy
  • please
  • protect
  • comfort
  • ignore
  • let go
  • neglect
  • soothe
  • commend
  • console
  • reward
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How to use martyred in a sentence

For more sympathetic writers, the temptation is to elevate the men who were lost during those early years into angels or martyrs or saints.
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There’s some promise in that tension between the kind of feminist icon America wants her to be—a perfect combination of hero and martyr—and the tougher, more private person she appears to be in reality.
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This woman will be used as a martyr figure to inspire others to radicalize towards violence.
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These letters were written when the aged prisoner was ready to be martyred, and the time of his departure was at hand.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
The church of Smyrna celebrated the anniversary of their martyred bishops passion with joy and gladness as his natal day.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
Lest you be martyred slaves of Time, intoxicate yourselves, be drunken without cease!
CHARLES BAUDELAIRE, HIS LIFETHOPHILE GAUTIER
Dear Mother, by thy heart then so cruelly martyred, obtain for me the virtue of temperance and the gift of counsel.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
The church we have here to describe is dedicated to those English Catholics who, in the stormy days of persecution, were martyred.
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He is said to have been a direct descendant of the martyred archbishop, to whose portraits he bore a strong personal resemblance.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 69, FEBRUARY 22, 1851VARIOUS
Because I discovered that he carried with him a casket of the martyred queen's jewels, stolen from the Marquis du Plessy.
LAZARREMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
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