The British settlers at Port Natal were alternately terrorized and conciliated.
Bands of armed men fighting for their own hand traversed the country, and in the ten years between 1434 and 1444 the provinces were terrorized by these ecorcheurs, who, with the decline of discipline in the English army, were also recruited from the ranks of the invaders.
You molested and terrorized my wife.
But at this point vast inquests were set on foot by the Inquisition, which terrorized the district.
Hermann as president and Fouquier-Tinville as public prosecutor, the tribunal terrorized the royalists, the refractory priests and all the actors in the counter-revolution.