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Definition of persecutor noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

persecutor

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈpɜːsɪkjuːtə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɜːrsɪkjuːtər//
 
 
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a person who treats another person or group of people in a cruel and unfair way The missionaries suffered death at the hands of their persecutors.
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