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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The act of tormenting by continued persistent attacks and criticism.

Usage examples (27)
  • The whole class felt that they were suffering from harassment by the teacher when the report was assigned.
  • So great was his harassment that he wanted to destroy his tormentors
  • The Pentagon today protested what it called harassment and aggressive shadowing of a U.S.
  • She left for the Fire Department to escape, what she describes as harassment and discrimination. for more
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