Difference between Persecute and Prosecute



Difference between Persecute and Prosecute :



Persecute : verb

To persecute meaning to harass or oppress or punish unjustly

Example Sentences :

1. Many people have been persecuted for their religious beliefs.
2. Do not persecute those who stand against you.
3. They have planned to persecute us for our anti-communal stance.


Prosecute : verb

To prosecute meaning to follow up or pursue or institute legal proceedings against

Example Sentences :

1. We intend to prosecute this plan.
2. He could not prosecute his studies further.
3. Trespassers will be prosecuted.



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