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  • persecutingly — adverb : in a persecuting manner : so as to constitute persecution flies buzzed persecutingly about our faces …   Useful english dictionary

  • persecutingly — adv. oppressively, in a harassing manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • persecute — persecutingly, adv. persecutive, adj. persecutiveness, n. persecutor, n. persecutory /perr si kyooh teuh ree, kyeuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /perr si kyooht /, v.t., persecuted, persecuting. 1. to pursue with harassing or oppressive treatment, esp …   Universalium

  • Robert Gardiner Hill — MD (1811 1878) was born in Louth, Lincoln, of parents engaged in trade. He is normally credited with being the first superintendent of a small asylum (approximately 100 patients) to develop a mode of treatment where by the reliance on mechanical… …   Wikipedia

  • oppressively — É™ presɪvlɪ adv. burdensomely, persecutingly; tyrannically, despotically …   English contemporary dictionary

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