Die Übersetzung von "persecute" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈpɜː.sɪ.kjuːt/ us /ˈpɝː-/

to treat someone unfairly or cruelly over a long period of time because of their race, religion, or political beliefs, or to annoy someone by refusing to leave them alone

Religious minorities were persecuted and massacred during the ten-year regime.
His latest film is about the experience of being persecuted for being gay.
Ever since the news broke about her divorce, she has been persecuted by the tabloid press.

(Die Übersetzung von "persecute" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈpəːsikjuːt/

to make (someone) suffer, especially because of their opinions or beliefs

perseguir; acosar, atormentar
They were persecuted for their religion.
persecution noun

persecution of ethnic minorities.
persecutor noun


(Die Übersetzung von "persecute" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)