browbeat[ brou-beet ]SEE DEFINITION OF browbeat
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BROWBEAT
Can he courteously talk to an equal, and browbeat an impudent dunce?
Still, he said, it was a mistake for a man to allow events to browbeat him.
I have to browbeat, bribe, blackmail and bulldoze you thugs into doing a simple job.
I'm not here to browbeat you, Mr. Worthington, or lie to you.
Wolsey had raised a storm in 1523 by trying to browbeat the House of Commons.
He cross-questioned the witnesses, and did his best to browbeat Peverell.
You mustn't think you can browbeat these boys, because you can't.
And he could not frighten or browbeat or shake anything out of him.
Crosby was her property, to browbeat and maltreat as seemed best to her.
The bar and the bench united to browbeat the unfortunate Whig.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BROWBEAT
- be in the saddle
- boss around
- call the shots
- in the driver's seat
- keep under thumb
- kick around
- lead by the nose
- push the buttons
- rule the roost
- run the show
- run things
- throw weight around