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harassverb [T]

 us   /həˈræs, ˈhær·əs/
to ​annoy or ​trouble someone ​repeatedly: He ​claimed that the ​policecontinued to harass ​foreign journalists. She ​felt she was being harassed by the coach’s ​constantdemands.
(Definition of harass from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







(Definition of harass from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"harass" in Business English

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harassverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈhærəs, həˈræs/
to repeatedly annoy or upset someone over a ​period of ​time: A university psychology professor has been arrested on accusations of using ​email to harass and torment ​employees at the school.be harrassed by sb She ​complained of being harassed by the ​press.
(Definition of harass from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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