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English definition of “harry”


verb [T]     /ˈhær.i/ formal
to repeatedly demand something from someone, often causing them to feel worried or angry : She harried the authorities , writing letters and getting up petitions .Causing feelings of anger and displeasureGiving orders and commands harried     /-id/ adjective I saw a harried-looking mother at the checkout trying to manage two small children and a mountain of shopping .Anxious and worried
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