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To be irritating or upsetting, typically with repeated or unpleasant acts
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“Last week we witnessed two fine examples of the extent to which anti-smoking zealots will go in order to hound and persecute smokers.”
Present participle for to cause anguish or distress to
“They have been persecuted for their beliefs.”
Present participle for to rule over or control arbitrarily or arrogantly
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Present participle for punish severely
Present participle for to verbally criticize harshly, especially with insulting language
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