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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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The Castro regime continues to arbitrarily arrest, beat-up, and persecute all those who dare to speak their minds.
He was persecuted by government authorities for his activism, he said.
He’s been persecuting people of color, and those words aren’t just harmless.
It still results in tangible harm and is a real threat to people who are persecuted.
Last year the New York Times reported authorities in Xinjiang used “free health checks” as a means to compile a genetic database of the region’s persecuted Uighur populace.
In Myanmar, only about 5 percent of the population is Muslim, but the largest group, the Rohingya people, are considered among the most persecuted Muslims in the world.
That struck the people in wrath with an incurable wound, that brought nations under in fury, that persecuted in a cruel manner.
The prophet is persecuted: he denounces captivity to his persecutors, and bemoans himself.
Let us suppose that any one who denied the old crude errors of astrology was persecuted as a heretic.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
In that country, about the year 1642, many poor old women were persecuted to death.

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