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    Synonyms and Definitions

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    pestilent


    1. We other gods must all do as you bid us, but her you neither scold nor punish; you encourage her because the pestilent creature is your daughter


    2. done of late through the pestilent behaviour of those who are unworthily placed in authority


    3. 61 At that time certain pestilent fellows of Israel, men of a wicked life, assembled themselves against him, to accuse him, but


    4. 21 If therefore there be any pestilent fellows, that have fled from their country to you, deliver them to Simon the high priest,


    5. means our just and paternal Providence, becoming merciful to the nation, will punish the pestilent tyrant


    6. with varied tortures; 22 therefore divine retribution pursued and will pursue the pestilent wretch


    7. 61 At that time certain pestilent fellows of Israel men of a wicked life assembled themselves against him to accuse him but the king would not hear them


    8. 1 Moreover Antiochus son of Demetrius the king sent letters from the isles of the sea to Simon the priest and prince of the Jews and to all the people; 2 The contents of which were these: King Antiochus to Simon the high priest and prince of his nation and to the people of the Jews greeting: 3 Forasmuch as certain pestilent men have usurped the kingdom of our fathers and my purpose is to challenge it again that I may restore it to the old estate and to that end have gathered a multitude of foreign soldiers together and prepared ships of war; 4 My meaning also being to go through the country that I may be avenged of them that have destroyed it and made many cities in the kingdom desolate: 5 Now therefore I confirm to you all the oblations which the kings before me granted you and what ever gifts besides they granted


    9. 21 If therefore there be any pestilent fellows that have fled from their country to you deliver them to Simon the high priest that he may punish them according to their own law


    10. 22 But as though transformed by fire into immortality he nobly endured the rackings saying: 23 Imitate me O brethren nor ever desert your station nor abjure my brotherhood in courage: fight the holy and honourable fight of religion; 24 by which means our just and paternal Providence becoming merciful to the nation will punish the pestilent tyrant








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    Synonyms for "pestilent"

    pestiferous pestilent pestilential plaguey baneful deadly pernicious malignant virulent fatal deathly mortal

    "pestilent" definitions

    exceedingly harmful


    likely to spread and cause an epidemic disease