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persecution
English - Vietnamese Dictionary
persecution /,pə:si'kju:ʃn/
  • danh từ
    • sự khủng bố, sự ngược đãi, sự hành hạ
      • to suffer persecution: bị khủng bố
    • persecution mania (complex)
      • chứng lo cuồng bị khủng bố ngược đãi
Concise Dictionary
persecutions‚pɜrsɪ'kjuːʃn /‚pɜː-
noun
+the act of persecuting (especially on the basis of race or religion)
Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 oppression, suppression, subjugation, maltreatment, ill-treatment, abuse, outrage, molestation, victimization, tyranny, affliction, punishment, torment, torture:
They suffered persecution because of their difference of religion.
2 bother, annoyance, hectoring, bullying, badgering, harrying, harassing, irritation, worry, vexation, trouble:
The press is often guilty of the persecution of famous people.
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

systematic | political, religious

VERB + PERSECUTION

be subject/subjected to, face, suffer (from)
Some students returning to the country may face political persecution.
| escape from, flee from | fear

PERSECUTION + NOUN

complex
She started to have a persecution complex when she couldn't get a job.

PHRASES

delusions/feelings of persecution, (a) fear of persecution, a victim of persecution



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