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synonyms for perpetrating

  • carry out
  • commit
  • execute
  • inflict
  • wreak
  • act
  • do
  • effect
  • enact
  • perform
  • pull
  • bring about
  • up and do

antonyms for perpetrating

MOST RELEVANT
  • leave
  • stop
  • fail
  • halt
  • idle
  • neglect
  • prevent
  • abstain
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How to use perpetrating in a sentence

Suu Kyi is herself a Peace Prize recipient — and later faced trial for an alleged role in a genocide perpetrated against an ethnic minority in the country.
YOU, TOO, CAN BECOME A NOBEL PEACE PRIZE NOMINEEPHILIP BUMPFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Those who believe in the cause of the farmers are likely to brush aside concerns of propriety when it comes to protest, pointing instead to the violence perpetrated by the state in the run-up to and on Republic Day.
THE MODI GOVERNMENT HAS MISHANDLED THE FARM LAWS EVERY STEP OF THE WAYROHAN VENKATARAMAKRISHNANJANUARY 29, 2021QUARTZ
Blake said his decision to spy for the Soviet Union came after witnessing what he described as atrocities perpetrated by the West.
GEORGE BLAKE, NOTORIOUS COLD WAR DOUBLE AGENT WHO HELPED SOVIETS, DIES AT 98TAYLOR SHAPIRODECEMBER 26, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It’s abhorrent to think that appalling acts in our history were perpetrated by people who were powerless to stop them, because that raises the specter that they might happen again.
HOW MUCH DO OUR GENES RESTRICT FREE WILL?HANNAH CRITCHLOWNOVEMBER 29, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Artemisia’s women, on the other hand, defend themselves, scheme and relish in perpetrating violence.
WHY IT’S IMPORTANT TO SEE WOMEN AS CAPABLE … OF TERRIBLE ATROCITIESLGBTQ-EDITORNOVEMBER 21, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
By perpetrating an act of injustice, which would perpetuate agitation.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
For fourteen days the Vandals sacked the city, perpetrating unheard-of cruelties.
HISTORY OF THE INTELLECTUAL DEVELOPMENT OF EUROPE, VOLUME I (OF 2)JOHN WILLIAM DRAPER
He was to prevent the unhappy lady from perpetrating such a sacrilege on the Mediterranean.
THE ENEMIES OF WOMENVICENTE BLASCO IBEZ
To his habit of perpetrating felicitous absurdities I am indebted for "laughter that is worth a hundred groans."
OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLYCHARLES HEBER CLARK
No mercy for the weak who can make no resistance, no scruple about perpetrating a wrong when it can be done in the dark.
THE SPEECHES (IN FULL) OF THE RT. HON. W. E. GLADSTONE, M.P., AND WILLIAM O'BRIEN, M.P., ON HOME RULE, DELIVERED IN PARLIAMENT, FEB. 16 AND 17, 1888.W. E. GLADSTONE
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