intimidation

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calculated use of violence (or threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear act of terrorism , terrorism , terrorist act
money by intimidation, to obtain blackmail , extort
member of a secret mounted band in United States south after the American Civil War; committed acts of intimidation and revenge nightrider , night rider
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