Origin of perpetrate
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH perpetrateperpetrate , perpetuate
How to use perpetrate in a sentence
It was perpetrated by a stranger, on my way home from school.
There were 351 other kinds of incidents, including imposing curfews and perpetrating physical attacks.Election Violence In November? Here’s What The Research Says|LGBTQ-Editor|October 2, 2020|No Straight News
NZX hasn’t provided details on who is perpetrating these attacks, besides noting that the attacks appear to have originated “offshore.”DDoS cyberattacks have skyrocketed this year. Just ask the New Zealand stock exchange|eamonbarrett|August 31, 2020|Fortune
We’ve reached a stage of acknowledging significant injustices in our society, long-term injustices that have been perpetrated.Should America (and FIFA) Pay Reparations? (Ep. 426)|Stephen J. Dubner|July 16, 2020|Freakonomics
Most of these acts of violence are perpetrated by intimate partners and family.Domestic Abusers Use Tech That Connects As A Weapon During Coronavirus Lockdowns|LGBTQ-Editor|June 19, 2020|No Straight News
Going forward in our war against ISIS, sadly we will likely see more gruesome acts perpetrated by them against Americans.
Kerry, in testimony before Congress, said Barfi had been the victim of an information operation perpetrated by ISIS itself.Obama Administration and Sotloff Family Battle Over Blame for Journalist’s Kidnapping|Josh Rogin|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It reminded her of the slaughter that the Nazis perpetrated on her relatives in the Ukraine.Mossad’s Greatest Female Assassin: An Excerpt From ‘Sylvia Rafael’|Ram Oren, Moti Kfir|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Surely it was intentional and perpetrated by Assad or ISIS or a still-unrecognized radical group.Measles Vaccine Mix-Up Kills Dozens of Syrian Children|Kent Sepkowitz|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This is the kind of inversion of history that conservatives attack when perpetrated by the left.
This horrid act was perpetrated by crushing their heads with two large stones, as they lay asleep on the ground.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
He was at the time envoy to Spain, and the deed was perpetrated by six exiled royalists there.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The mind of the kindly, shoregoing man cannot rightly conceive the monstrosities of cruelty which were perpetrated.The Chequers|James Runciman
But the youth and inexperience of Riaro excused the enormity of a crime perpetrated under the sanction of the supreme pontiff.Rule of the Monk|Giuseppe Garibaldi
The excesses perpetrated in the country it seems did not by any means divert the attention of the persecutors from Nismes.Fox's Book of Martyrs|John Foxe