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hectorverb [T]

uk   /ˈhek.tər/  us   /-tɚ/ disapproving
to ​talk and ​behave towards someone in a ​loud and ​unpleasantlyforceful way, ​especially in ​order to get them to ​act or ​think as you ​want
hectoring
adjective uk   us   /-ɪŋ/
He had a ​loud, hectoring ​manner.
(Definition of hector from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hector”
in Chinese (Simplified) 威吓…
in Chinese (Traditional) 威嚇…
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