persecutor

Definitions of persecutor
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n someone who torments

Synonyms:
tormenter, tormentor
Types:
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harasser
a persistent tormentor
blighter, cuss, gadfly, pest, pesterer
a persistently annoying person
tantaliser, tantalizer
someone who tantalizes; a tormentor who offers something desirable but keeps it just out of reach
witch-hunter
someone who identifies and punishes people for their opinions
nudnick, nudnik
(Yiddish) someone who is a boring pest
Type of:
oppressor
a person of authority who subjects others to undue pressures

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