Definition Of harass


subject to aggressive pressure or intimidation.

a warning to men harassing women at work

Example Of harass

  • A 33-year-old man who harassed a teenage girl and her family has lost an appeal against his conviction.

  • A local woman had seized Wang, 47, whom she said was following girl students and sexually harassing them.

  • A pensioner who was harassed by aggressive beggars in Swindon town centre has backed a campaign to stop vagrants pestering shoppers for cash.

  • All set a perfect mood for relaxing the strained sinews and harassed souls.

  • Among the harassed electricity company executives who stammered in front of television cameras on the night of the power cuts was Bill Edwards, president of Niagara Mohawk.

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