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persecution
used in Listening for Lions

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very bad and unfair treatment of others — usually because of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, or political beliefs
  • I was awake most of the night, persecuted by a yellow house bat that had found its way into my room and was ricocheting from wall to wall.
    Book 1 — Rachel Sheridan (30% in)

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