English translation of 'schikanieren'
Verb Table transitive verb
[Mitschüler] to bully
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Example Sentences Including 'schikanieren'
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Beim Weihnachtsurlaub in einem einsamen Bungalow in den thüringischen Bergen schikanieren Andreas, Christian und Ingo ihn, wo sie können.Die Tageszeitung (1994)
Du bist nicht besser als der neben dir, keiner hat das Recht, Menschen zu schikanieren.Die Tageszeitung (1998)
Natürlich wollte ich meine Mitarbeiter nicht bewußt schikanieren.Die Neurosen des Chefs: die seelischen Kosten der Karriere
Und warum läßt sich eine vereinsamte alte Frau so von ihrem Papagei schikanieren ?Die Tageszeitung (1997)
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'schikanieren' in Other Languages
British English: bully /ˈbʊlɪ/ VERB
If someone bullies you, they use their strength or power to hurt or frighten you.
I wasn't going to let him bully me.
- American English: bully
- Arabic: يُخَوِّفُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: maltratar
- Chinese: 欺侮
- Croatian: zastrašivati
- Czech: šikanovat
- Danish: tyrannisere
- Dutch: pesten
- European Spanish: acosar
- Finnish: kiusata
- French: tyranniser
- German: schikanieren
- Greek: τρομοκρατώ
- Italian: intimidire
- Japanese: いじめる
- Korean: 약자를 괴롭히다
- Norwegian: trakassere
- Polish: znęcać się
- European Portuguese: atormentar
- Romanian: a brutaliza
- Russian: запугивать
- Spanish: acosar
- Swedish: mobba
- Thai: กดขี่รังแก
- Turkish: zorbalık etmek
- Ukrainian: чіплятися
- Vietnamese: bắt nạt
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.
British English: hassle VERB
If someone hassles you, they cause problems for you, often by repeatedly telling you or asking you to do something, in an annoying way.
Then my husband started hassling me.
Translation of schikanieren from the Collins German to English
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