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A witch-hunt is a search for persons labelled "witches" or evidence of witchcraft, often involving moral panic or mass hysteria. The classical period of witch-hunts ...

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Where a person decides to target another person for reasons which may, or may not, be obvious. It may be a work colleague who decides to undermine and ...

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Define witch hunt: a searching out for persecution of persons accused of witchcraft — witch hunt in a sentence.

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A witch-hunt is an attempt to find and punish a particular group of people who are being blamed for something, often simply because of their opinions and not ...

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The definition of a witch hunt is a situation where accusations are made freely, especially against someone or something that is not popular with the majority.

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Definition of witch-hunt in US English - a search for and subsequent persecution of a supposed witch.

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Witch-hunt definition, to subject to a witch hunt. See more.

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The noun witch-hunt itself in the literal sense dates to 1885, in the metaphorical sense to 1938. The sense of a campaign against a single individual dates to ...

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An investigation carried out ostensibly to uncover subversive activities but actually used to harass and undermine those with differing views.