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verb [transitive] terrorize pronunciation in American English /ˈterəˌraɪz/
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present tense
present participleterrorizing
past tenseterrorized
past participleterrorized
  1. to frighten people by threatening them or by using violence
    The leaders of the coup ousted the president and terrorized the nation for three years.
    This gang terrorized the entire community.


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