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persecuted

adjective

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suffering grave abuse or injustice at the hands of one in authority
  • a nation that is still regarded as a refuge for persecuted people from around the world

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persecuted

verb
past tense of persecute

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“Persecuted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/persecuted. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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