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Scourger

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Noun

1. flogger, scourger

a torturer who flogs or scourges (especially an official whose duty is to whip offenders)

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Scourger

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noun
1. 
a person who harasses, punishes, or causes destruction
2. 
a means of inflicting punishment or suffering
3. 
a whip used for inflicting punishment or torture
verb (transitive)
4. 
to whip; flog
5. 
to punish severely

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Scourger

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noun
1. 
a whip or other instrument for flogging
2. 
any means of inflicting severe punishment, suffering, or vengeance
3. 
any cause of serious trouble or affliction
the scourge of war
verb transitiveWord forms: scourged or ˈscourging
4. 
to whip or flog
5. 
to punish, chastise, or afflict severely

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Scourger

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n.
1. A source of widespread dreadful affliction and devastation such as that caused by pestilence or war.
2. A means of inflicting severe suffering, vengeance, or punishment.
3. A small whip used to inflict punishment.
tr.v. scourged, scourg·ing, scourg·es
1. To afflict with severe or widespread suffering and devastation; ravage.
2. To chastise severely; excoriate.
3. To flog.

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