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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of brutalize.

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Examples

  • Thad Levine, the assistant general manager of the Texas Rangers, says that Mr. Szasz "brutalized" a couple of former Rangers players.

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  • Terror and repression were the order of the day, with ever a growing unrest in the higher circles, while the native population at large seemed to be completely cowed -- "brutalized" is the term repeatedly used by Rizal in his political essays.

    The Social Cancer

  • In fact, he says he's been "brutalized" by the TTC.

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  • Maybe it's just semantics, but Israeli society has not been "brutalized" by the occupation.

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  • "The Prodigy" brutalized "Rush" for much of the first round, but then he stormed back and hung on in the final two frames to get the winning nod.

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  • I am hearing more and more that Michael Jackson's dad "brutalized" MJ.

    Knowledge is Power

  • McCarthy remains dismissive of the allegations and defensive of the former sergeant, saying he was "brutalized" by his colleagues, in particular, by a few senior officers "exerting locker room peer pressure" in the department ranks.

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  • McCarthy remains dismissive of the allegations and defensive of the former sergeant, saying he was "brutalized" by his colleagues, in particular, by a few senior officers "exerting locker room peer pressure" in the department ranks.

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  • At its center are two sistersEri, a fashion model slumbering her way into oblivion, and Mari, a young student soon led from solitary reading at an anonymous Denny’s toward people whose lives are radically alien to her own: a jazz trombonist who claims they’ve met before, a burly female “love hotel” manager and her maid staff, and a Chinese prostitute savagely brutalized by a businessman.

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  • Throughout the conflict women have been brutalized by rape and sexual violence.

    Global Voices in English » DRC: Rape Epidemic Fuels Fistula Cases

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