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scourging

verb
present participle of scourge

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1 to bring destruction to (something) through violent action
  • barbarians scourged the countryside, leaving village after village burned to the ground

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“Scourging.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scourging. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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