Definition of Terrorising

1. Verb. (present participle of terrorise) ¹



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Definition of Terrorising

1. terrorise [v] - See also: terrorise

Lexicographical Neighbors of Terrorising

terroirists
terroirs
terror
terror-stricken
terror-struck
terror bird
terrorchid
terrorchids
terrorcore
terrorisation
terrorise
terrorised
terroriser
terrorisers
terrorises
terrorising (current term)
terrorism
terrorisms
terrorist
terrorist act
terrorist attack
terrorist cell
terrorist fist jab
terrorist fist jabs
terrorist group
terrorist organization
terroristic
terroristically
terrorists
terrorization

Literary usage of Terrorising

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Bloody Bridge: And Other Papers Relating to the Insurrection of 1641 by Thomas Fitzpatrick (1903)
"Even the little Irish toddlers, armed with skeans of lath, capable of terrorising the English ! This too at a time when the Irish soldiery were not half ..."

2. The Bloody Bridge: And Other Papers Relating to the Insurrection of 1641 by Thomas Fitzpatrick (1903)
"Even the little Irish toddlers, armed with skeans of lath, capable of terrorising the English ! This too at a time when the Irish soldiery were not half ..."

3. The Unspeakable Prussian by Charles Sheridan Jones (1914)
"terrorising the rank and file of the Prussian army, he obtained an ascendancy ... In other words, the policy of terrorising by " Fright- fulness," of which ..."

4. A Modern Priestess of Isis by Vsevolod Sergeevich Solovʹev, Walter Leaf, Vera Petrovna Zhelikhovskai︠a︡, William Emmette Coleman (1895)
"For God's sake do not affront me; don't think that I am terrorising you. I am not terrorising, l am pitying you. I am deeply sorry for you, ..."

5. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1890)
"61) asserts that Gerard suggested to Monmouth the expediency of murdering the Duke of York by way of terrorising Charles. In August 1681 he was dismissed ..."

6. The Works of Tennyson by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson, Hallam Tennyson Tennyson (1908)
"While Ivan was engaged in carrying out domestic reforms and terrorising his subjects, foreign affairs did not cease to importune him. ..."

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