Definition of 'harass'
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The mother had complained about being harassed but the police failed to act. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The mother had complained about being harassed but the police failed to act. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They accused the police of constantly harassing them for no good reason. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They were routinely harassed when driving their cars or walking down the street. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He said she was being harassed and the police hadn't done anything. The Sun (2015)So I ended up telling the police he was harassing me. The Sun (2013)No one has harassed us yet,' she said. Times, Sunday Times (2006)After this, he claimed, he began to be harassed by the police. Times, Sunday Times (2014)No more than a dozen runners in any public beauty spot at any one time - with numbers monitored by traffic police redirected from harassing lawful motorists. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Used Occasionally. harass is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'harass'
British English: harass VERB
If someone harasses you, they trouble or annoy you, for example by attacking you repeatedly.
They were continually harassed by police and were sick of it.
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