harassmentnoun [U]uk /ˈhær.əs.mənt/ /həˈræs.mənt/ us /həˈræs.mənt/ /ˈher.əs.mənt/
- Attitudes seem to be changing as a result of recent highly publicized cases of sexual harassment.
- Allegations of sexual harassment have led to disciplinary proceedings being taken against three naval officers.
- Sexual harassment in the workplace is not a trivial matter.
- The law can now protect people from harassment.
- The alleged harassment took place over two years.