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  • 41harass — ha·rass /hə ras, har əs/ vt [Middle French harasser to exhaust, fatigue, from harer to set a dog on, from Old French hare, interjection used to incite dogs]: to subject persistently and wrongfully to annoying, offensive, or troubling behavior a… …

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  • 42frighten — I verb affright, alarm, browbeat, bully, bullyrag, cow, daunt, deter, disquiet, exterrere, fright, give cause for alarm, horrify, intimidate, menace, panic, petrify, raise apprehension, scare, shock, shock with sudden fear, startle, strike with… …

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  • 43goad — I noun catalyst, encouragement, fillip, impetus, incentive, incitement, inducement, instigation, lash, pique, pressure, prick, prod, provocation, spur, stimulant, stimulus, thorn, tickler II verb abet, agitate, annoy, arouse, badger, bait, bring… …

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  • 44intimidate — in·tim·i·date /in ti mə ˌdāt/ vt dat·ed, dat·ing 1: to make timid or fearful; esp: to compel or deter by or as if by threats see also coercion 2: to engage in the crime of intimidating (as a witness, juror, public officer in the performance of… …

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  • 45cow — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. bovine, calf, heifer; (pl.) kine, cattle. See animal. v. t. intimidate, frighten. See fear. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. heifer, milk cow, dairy cow, bovine, critter*, bossy*; see also bull 1 , calf .… …

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  • 46intimidate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. subdue, cow, bully, scare, frighten, overawe. See fear, threat. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. scare, overawe, cow, browbeat; see frighten 1 , 2 , threaten 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. scare,… …

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  • 47terrorize — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. coerce, intimidate, browbeat; see threaten 1 . See Synonym Study at frighten . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. terrify, frighten, scare, fill with terror, intimidate, threaten, menace, bully, browbeat, arm twist, strongarm …

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  • 48threaten — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To warn of punishment] Syn. intimidate, menace, caution, admonish, hold over, scare, torment, push around, browbeat, forewarn, bully, terrorize, abuse, bluster, fulminate, look daggers, thunder against, bulldoze*, draw a gun …

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  • 49Fear — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Fear >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 fear fear timidity diffidence want of confidence Sgm: N 1 apprehensiveness apprehensiveness fearfulness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 solicitude solicitude anxiety care …

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  • 50Insolence — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Undue assumption of superiority. < N PARAG:Insolence >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 insolence insolence Sgm: N 1 haughtiness haughtiness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 arrogance arrogance airs Sgm: N 1 overbearance overbearance …

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  • 51bully — 1. noun the school bully Syn: persecutor, oppressor, tyrant, tormentor, intimidator; tough guy, thug, ruffian, strong arm 2. verb 1) the others bully him Syn: persecute, oppress, tyrannize …

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  • 52bully — 1. noun the school bully Syn: persecutor, oppressor, tyrant, tormentor, intimidator, bully boy, thug 2. verb 1) the others bully him Syn: persecute, oppress, tyrannize, browbeat …

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  • 53ballyrag — allyrag v. to be bossy towards; same as {bullyrag}. Syn: strong arm, bully, browbeat, bullyrag, bullirag, ballarag, boss around, hector, push around. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 54bullying — ullying adj. Noisily domineering; tending to browbeat others. Syn: blustery. [WordNet 1.5] …

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  • 55Pope Alexander VI — Infobox pope English name=Alexander VI birth name= Roderic Llançol de Borja i Borja (in Catalan) ( it. Rodrigo Borgia) term start=August 11, 1492 term end=August 18, 1503 predecessor=Innocent VIII successor=Pius III birth date=birth… …

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  • 57Slavoj Žižek — Žižek and Zizek redirect here. For the biographical documentary film, see Zizek!. Slavoj Žižek Žižek in 2008 Full name Slavoj Žižek Born 21 March 1949 (1949 03 21) …

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  • 58Thomas Picton — Infobox Military Person name= Thomas Picton lived=1758 1815 caption= Lieutenant General Sir Thomas Picton GCB nickname= placeofbirth=Poyston, Pembrokeshire placeofdeath=Waterloo allegiance=flagicon|United Kingdom Great Britain branch=… …

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  • 59English compound — A compound is a word composed of more than one free morpheme.English compounds may be classified in several ways, such as the word classes or the semantic relationship of their components.Compound nounsMost English compound nouns are noun phrases …

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  • 60Right to silence — The right to remain silent is a legal right of any person. This right is recognized, explicitly or by convention, in many of the world s legal systems. The right covers a number of issues centered around the right of the accused or the defendant… …

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