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German translation of “harass”

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harass

verb /ˈhӕrəs, (especially American) həˈras/
to annoy or trouble (a person) constantly or frequently
belästigen
The children have been harassing me all morning.
to make frequent sudden attacks on (an enemy)
aufstören
The army was constantly harassed by small groups of rebel fighters.
harassed adjective
verstört
a harassed mother with two screaming kids.
harassment noun
die Belästigung
He complained of harassment by the police.
Translations of “harass”
in Spanish acosar, hostigar, atormentar…
in French harceler…
in Chinese (Traditional) 騷擾, 使煩惱, 打擾…
in Russian беспокоить, изводить…
in Turkish taciz/tedirgin/rahatsız etmek, bezdirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 骚扰, 使烦恼, 打扰…
in Polish dręczyć…
(Definition of harass from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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