bullying
bullying ullying adj. Noisily domineering; tending to browbeat others.

Syn: blustery. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Bullying — Le bullying est un néologisme anglo saxon forgé à partir du substantif bully (« voyou »), et qui désigne « une violence à long terme, physique ou psychologique, perpétrée par un ou plusieurs agresseurs (bully) à l encontre d une… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bullying — (engl. für schikanieren oder „tyrannisieren“[1]) steht in Großbritannien und Irland für Psychoterror am Arbeitsplatz, siehe Mobbing im deutschsprachigen Raum auch für Mobbing in der Schule Siehe auch: ↑ online Wörterbuch der LEO GmbH, München… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bullying — |búlingue| s. m. Conjunto de maus tratos, ameaças, coações ou outros atos de intimidação física ou psicológica exercido de forma continuada sobre uma pessoa considerada mais fraca ou mais vulnerável.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • bullying — (izg. bùling) m DEFINICIJA sociol. neugodno ponašanje prema komu kojemu je smisao da izazove strah ili tjeskobu; mučenje, tiraniziranje, zastrašivanje, usp. mobbing ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Bullying — is detrimental to students’ well being and development.[1] …   Wikipedia

  • bullying — noun a) An act of intimidating a weaker person to do something, especially such repeated coercion. She has been bullying him into taking her on a holiday. b) Persistent acts intended to make life unpleasant for another person. Bullying is a… …   Wiktionary

  • bullying — noun Bullying is used before these nouns: ↑tactic Bullying is used after these nouns: ↑playground …   Collocations dictionary

  • bullying — bul|ly|ing [ buliıŋ ] noun uncount behavior that frightens or hurts someone smaller or weaker: a report about growing cases of bullying at work Students are encouraged to tell someone about any incidents of bullying …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bullying — UK [ˈbʊlɪɪŋ] / US noun [uncountable] behaviour that frightens or hurts someone smaller or weaker a report about growing cases of bullying at work Students are encouraged to tell someone about any incidents of bullying …   English dictionary

  • Bullying — Bully Bul ly, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bullied} (b[.u]l l[=e]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bullying}.] To intimidate or badger with threats and by an overbearing, swaggering demeanor; to act the part of a bully[1] toward. [1913 Webster] For the last fortnight …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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