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ter·ror·ize

 (tĕr′ə-rīz′)
tr.v. ter·ror·ized, ter·ror·iz·ing, ter·ror·iz·es
1. To fill or overpower with terror; terrify.
2. To coerce or intimidate by causing fear. See Synonyms at frighten.

ter′ror·i·za′tion (-ər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.
ter′ror·iz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.terrorization - the act of inspiring with fearterrorization - the act of inspiring with fear  
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
bullying, intimidation - the act of intimidating a weaker person to make them do something
2.terrorization - an act of terrorism
evildoing, transgression - the act of transgressing; the violation of a law or a duty or moral principle; "the boy was punished for the transgressions of his father"
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Translations
zastrašování
terrorisering
terrorizálás
ógnun, òaî aî skelfa
korku ve dehşet salma

terrorization

n
(= intimidation)Einschüchterung f

terror

(ˈterə) noun
1. very great fear. She screamed with/in terror; She has a terror of spiders.
2. something which makes one very afraid. The terrors of war.
3. a troublesome person, especially a child. That child is a real terror!
ˈterrorism noun
the actions or methods of terrorists. international terrorism.
ˈterrorist noun
a person who tries to frighten people or governments into doing what he/she wants by using or threatening violence. The plane was hijacked by terrorists; (also adjective) terrorist activities.
ˈterrorize, ˈterrorise verb
to make very frightened by using or threatening violence. A lion escaped from the zoo and terrorized the whole town.
ˌterroriˈzation, ˌterroriˈsation noun
ˈterror-stricken adjective
feeling very great fear. The children were terror-stricken.
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They wrote, this act is illegal, unconstitutional and legislative terrorization and abrogation of Article 35A is intended to demolish the Kashmir's identity and bring a demographic change.
They wrote, this act is illegal, unconstitutional and legislative terrorization, adding the abrogation of Article 35A is intended to demolish the Kashmir's identity and bring a demographic change.
The IRGC Quds Force's Qassem Soleimani took ghoulish pleasure in being photographed directing these forces from operations rooms in Aleppo, Fallujah, Damascus and Tikrit -- with militia actions occasioned by crimes against humanity, sectarian cleansing and terrorization of local populations.
Then since, 2008, we have seen open humiliation and public destruction of Aafia and so have we seen the open and horrendous destruction of Pakistan and the terrorization of its people.
Concluding his speech, he said that India's terrorization of people will not deter the people of Jammu and Kashmir as no power on Earth can stop Kashmiris from right to self-determination.
In the end prayed to Almighty Allah to protect the Islamic Republic of Iran from the enemies of Islam; terrorists and extremists and save the Iran from all kinds of intimidation, terrorization and enemies.
They have mustered impressive resistance not only to an ethical imperative that is strong and crystal-clear--thou shalt not condone the sadistic terrorization of babies--but also to the normal, visceral human response to distraught children.
The AJK President shared the concern of Joint Resistance Leadership that in the recent weeks there has been a surge in civilian killings, desecration of religious places and terrorization of Kashmiri population by the occupation authorities.
In the wake of the meeting, the Party issued a statement pledging to confront attempts to "strike Lebanon's sovereignty and independence" and "to shush and intimidate the Lebanese." The Party also promised the Lebanese to opt for truth and freedom at all costs, as well as to defy "terrorization attempts and any system that revives the Syrian occupation in Lebanon." "We will not allow these bad times to reign again in Lebanon," Kataeb's statement added.
Los instrumentos de medicion estudiados son el Leymann Inventory of Psychological Terrorization [LIPT, por sus siglas en ingles] y el Negative Acts Questionnaire [NAQ, por sus siglas en ingles].
The kidnaps were focused on Jerusalem and also included home raids and terrorization, especially againstminors.
The policy of Islamophobia and terrorization of Muslims simultaneously worked well as a usual powerful strategy for the Hindutva party as it began getting party cadres to work for an overtly Hindu party and increase Hindu vote bank.