Synonyms for bullying

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Grace's strategy was very clever, but Nora's bullying is all wrong.

She removed his clothes too, bullying him in a motherly way.

He'll see at once that you'll not stand this sort of bullying.

"Your bullying does not terrify me in the least, Jasper Wilde," she said, calmly.

"Saves up his strength for bullying his family," the judge rejoined.

About a dozen of us were at Executive Palace for hours, bullying him into that.

Howard, one of the bigger boys, lost no opportunity of bullying Andrews.

My first voyage I made as a cook, and had a bullying skipper to worry me.

Miss Cowdell has been bullying you for the silly old French?

“The sooner you go the better, then,” he shouted, with a bullying frown.

WORD ORIGIN

1802, verbal noun from bully (v.).

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