pogrom
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈpɒɡɹəm/
  • (America) IPA: /pəˈɡɹoʊm/; alternatively IPA: /ˈpoʊɡɹəm/
Noun

pogrom (plural pogroms)

  1. A riot aimed at persecution or massacre of a particular ethnic or religious group, usually Jews.
  2. An antisemitic hate crime with a large death toll, irrespective of the number of perpetrators.
Translations Verb

pogrom (pogroms, present participle pogroming; past and past participle pogromed)

  1. (transitive) To persecute or massacre a particular group of people.



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