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  • 1 treat — I UK [triːt] / US [trɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms treat : present tense I/you/we/they treat he/she/it treats present participle treating past tense treated past participle treated *** 1) to behave towards someone in a particular way She felt… …

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  • 2 treat — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, great, real, special ▪ little ▪ I like to give the girls a little treat every now and then. ▪ o …

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  • 3 treat*/*/*/ — [triːt] verb [T] I 1) to behave towards someone in a particular way Rachel felt she had been unfairly treated.[/ex] They treat their guests very well.[/ex] I wish you would stop treating me like a child![/ex] Dean always treated my grandfather… …

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  • 4 unjustly — adv. Unjustly is used with these adjectives: ↑neglected Unjustly is used with these verbs: ↑accuse, ↑blame, ↑imprison, ↑treat …

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  • 5 wrong — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I adj. immoral (see wrong); mistaken, unfactual; unsuitable, improper. See error, disagreement. n. evil, harm, injury. See wrong, malevolence. II Deviation from moral right Nouns 1. wrong, wrongfulness …

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  • 6 persecute — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. molest, oppress, maltreat, pursue, beset; abuse, injure; hound, annoy, trouble. See malevolence, pain, badness, wrong. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To oppress, especially for religious reasons] Syn.… …

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  • 7 oppress — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. persecute, burden, crush, afflict, grieve, load, de press; overbear, compress, overtax, overburden; tyrannize. See malevolence, badness, severity, subjection, wrong. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. trouble …

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  • 8 outrage — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. violence, wrong, affront, harm, damage, injury, abuse; transgression, infraction, violation. See evil, badness, disrespect. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. indignity, abuse, affront; see insult . v. Syn.… …

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  • 9 aggrieve — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. wrong, oppress, abuse; see wrong . See Synonym Study at wrong . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. distress, wrong, disturb, hurt, injure, offend, slight, trouble, wound. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb 1. To cause suffering… …

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  • 10 injure — v. a. 1. Maltreat, wrong, abuse, do wrong to, do an ill office to, treat unjustly. 2. Harm, hurt, damage, spoil, impair, mar, disfigure, do harm to …

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  • 11 wrong — I. a. 1. Unjust, inequitable, unfair, wrongful. 2. Bad, wicked, evil, improper, immoral, sinful, iniquitous, blameworthy, guilty, vicious. 3. Unfit, inapposite, inappropriate, unsuitable, improper. 4. Incorrect, inaccurate, erroneous, mistaken,… …

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  • 12 injure — in•jure [[t]ˈɪn dʒər[/t]] v. t. jured, jur•ing 1) to do or cause harm of any kind to; hurt: to injure one s hand[/ex] 2) to offend: to injure a friend s feelings[/ex] 3) to treat unjustly or unfairly • Etymology: 1575–85; back formation from… …

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  • 13 wrong — adj., adv., n., & v. adj. 1 mistaken; not true; in error (gave a wrong answer; we were wrong to think that). 2 unsuitable; less or least desirable (the wrong road; a wrong decision). 3 contrary to law or morality (it is wrong to steal). 4 amiss;… …

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  • 15 Excommunication — • Exclusion from the communion, the principal and severest censure, is a medicinal, spiritual penalty that deprives the guilty Christian of all participation in the common blessings of ecclesiastical society Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight.… …

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  • 16 Cophen Campaign — Alexander s Indian campaign Part of Indian campaign of Alexander the Great The Valley of the Cophen River …

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  • 17 You shall not steal — is one of the Ten Commandments,[1] of the Torah (the Pentateuch), which are widely understood as moral imperatives by legal scholars, Jewish scholars, Catholic scholars, and Post Reformation scholars.[2] Though usually understood to prohibit the… …

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  • 18 Plato: ethics and politics — A.W.Price I Plato followed his teacher Socrates into ethics by way of a question that remained central in Greek thought: what is the relation between the virtues or excellences (aretai) of character, and happiness (eudaimonia)?1 Both concepts… …

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  • 19 Moral Aspects of Monopoly —     Moral Aspects of Monopoly     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Moral Aspects of Monopoly     According to its etymology, monopoly (monopolia) signifies exclusive sale, or exclusive privilege of selling. Present usage, however, extends the term to… …

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  • 20 Baptism — • One of the Seven Sacraments of the Christian Church; frequently called the first sacrament , the door of the sacraments , and the door of the Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Baptism     Baptism …

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