Meaning of “browbeat” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “browbeat” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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browbeatverb [ T ]

us /ˈbrɑʊˌbit/ past tense browbeat, past participle browbeaten /ˈbrɑʊˌbi·tən/

to ask or demand continually that someone do something:

He objected that McDonald was browbeating the witness.

(Definition of “browbeat” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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