Synonyms and Antonyms of persecuted
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 Synonyms crushed, oppressed, downtrodden, tyrannizedRelated Words browbeaten, bullied, cowed, hectored, intimidated; abused, maltreated, mistreated; abject, despairing, disheartened, dispirited, downcast, hopeless
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