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verb [T] uk   us   /ˈbraʊ.biːt/ (browbeat, browbeaten)
to try to force someone to do something by threatening them or persuading them forcefully and unfairly: Don't be browbeaten into working more hours than you want.
Translations of “browbeat”
in Chinese (Traditional) 威嚇,嚇唬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 威吓,吓唬…
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