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browbeaten

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  • verbcastigate, nag
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Synonyms for browbeaten

verb castigate, nag
  • badger
  • bully
  • coerce
  • harass
  • hector
  • intimidate
  • lean on
  • oppress
  • bludgeon
  • bluster
  • bulldoze
  • cow
  • domineer
  • dragoon
  • frighten
  • overawe
  • overbear
  • threaten
  • tyrannize
  • despotize
  • lord it over
  • put heat on
  • put the chill on
  • put through the wringer

Antonyms for browbeaten

  • aid
  • assist
  • help
  • leave alone
  • boost
  • coax
  • compliment
  • praise
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to browbeaten

broken

adjective. mentally defeated

hangdog

adjective. shamefaced

henpecked

adjective. dominated by one's wife

intimidated

adjective. frightened

timid

adjective. shy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.