persecute - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate persecute

persecute is hyphenated as per-se-cute

How to pronounce persecute

persecute is pronounced ´p [ə]r s ə´kjōːt

Number of syllables in persecute

The number of syllables in persecute is 3

What part of speech in persecute?

persecute is a transitive verb

How common in the word persecute?

persecute is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does persecute convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to persecute

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Lists containing persecute

Synonyms of 'abuse'
Synonyms of 'afflict'
Synonyms of 'aggravate'
Synonyms of 'aggrieve'
Synonyms of 'annoy'
Synonyms of 'badger'
Synonyms of 'bait'
Synonyms of 'bedevil'
Synonyms of 'befoul'
Synonyms of 'beset'
Synonyms of 'bewitch'
Synonyms of 'blight'
Synonyms of 'bother'
Synonyms of 'bristle'
Synonyms of 'bug'
Synonyms of 'bully'
Synonyms of 'chivy'
Synonyms of 'corrupt'
Synonyms of 'crucify'
Synonyms of 'damage'
Synonyms of 'defile'
Synonyms of 'deprave'
Synonyms of 'despoil'
Synonyms of 'destroy'
Synonyms of 'devil'
Synonyms of 'disadvantage'
Synonyms of 'discompose'
Synonyms of 'distress'
Synonyms of 'disturb'
Synonyms of 'dog'
Synonyms of 'doom'
Synonyms of 'envenom'
Synonyms of 'exasperate'
Synonyms of 'exercise'
Common Adjective Collocations of asylum
Common Adjective Collocations of bruised
Common Verb Collocations of despised
Common Adjective Collocations of despised
Common Verb Collocations of expelled
Common Verb Collocations of exiled
Common Verb Collocations of emperors
Common Verb Collocations of exterminated
Common Adjective Collocations of edicts
Common Verb Collocations of flinched
Common Verb Collocations of goblins
Common Verb Collocations of gnawed
Common Verb Collocations of gnats
Common Verb Collocations of giddiness
Common Verb Collocations of hated
Common Verb Collocations of hemmed
Common Verb Collocations of harass
Common Verb Collocations of homosexuality
Common Verb Collocations of heretics
Common Adjective Collocations of heiress
Common Adjective Collocations of headsman
Common Verb Collocations of implacably
Common Adjective Collocations of intercede
Common Verb Collocations of jailed
Common Verb Collocations of legion
Common Adjective Collocations of lied
Common Verb Collocations of mercilessly
Common Verb Collocations of oppress
Common Adjective Collocations of oppressed
Common Verb Collocations of prophets
Common Verb Collocations of relentlessly
Common Verb Collocations of reigned
Common Verb Collocations of ruthlessly