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He instantly understood the facts, but dared not browbeat an earl.
He reviewed the great progress of Chartism, abused the Whigs, and browbeat the press.
There were no evasions, no special pleadings, no attempts to browbeat witnesses, or to sail off on side issues.
A GAMBLE WITH LIFESILAS K. HOCKING
They argued with her, pleaded with her, tried to browbeat her.
THE RULING PASSIONHENRY VAN DYKE
Bohemond raged, and stormed, and tried to browbeat the fellow into contradictions.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
He proceeded to harangue and even to browbeat the Mayor, who was a very insignificant person compared with Commodore Decatur.
TWELVE NAVAL CAPTAINSMOLLY ELLIOT SEAWELL
He never assaulted a witness as if determined to browbeat him.
She verily believed that Hunt took his life in his hands when he approached and browbeat the bad man!
THE HEART OF CANYON PASSTHOMAS K. HOLMES
There are further and higher reasons why the truly wise man does not rail at others, or try to browbeat and silence them.
Widdicombe felt compromised in his own loyalty, but Polly browbeat him into submission.
THE CUP OF FURYRUPERT HUGHES

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