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English definition of “molest”

molest

verb [T] (ATTACK)    /məˈlest/ formal
to touch, push, etc. someone violently: United Nations premises were looted and personnel were molested by demonstrators.Treating people or animals badlyInsults and abuseUnkind, cruel and unfeelingViolent or aggressivePhysical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in general
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