tyrannize Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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tyrannizeverb [T]

(UK usually tyrannise) uk   us   /ˈtɪr.ən.aɪz/
to ​treat someone ​cruelly, ​controlling everything that they do: He was one of those ​schoolbullies who tyrannized the ​wholeplayground.
(Definition of tyrannize from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tyrannize”
in Chinese (Simplified) 对…施以暴政, 暴虐地对待,专横地对待…
in Chinese (Traditional) 對…施以暴政, 暴虐地對待,專橫地對待…
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