What is another word for bullying?

Synonyms for bullyingbul·ly·ing

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term bullying.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bullying, intimidationadjective

    the act of intimidating a weaker person to make them do something

    Synonyms:
    deterrence, intimidation, determent

    Antonyms:
    submissive

  2. blustery, bullyingadjective

    noisily domineering; tending to browbeat others

    Synonyms:
    blustery, blusterous, blustering(a)

    Antonyms:
    submissive

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bullyingadjective

    Synonyms:
    blustering, swaggering, vaporing, vaunting, hectoring, bluff, gruff, bearish

  2. bullyingnoun

    Synonyms:
    blustering, swaggering, bluster, fanfaronade

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bullyingadjective

    Synonyms:
    hectoring, swaggering, blustering

How to pronounce bullying?

How to say bullying in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#9795harassment
#17807bullying
#24331intimidation
#27217brutality
#28829intimidating
#34514deterrence
#52681hazing
#83652blustery
#118970enticement
#147313mobbing

How to use bullying in a sentence?

  1. Jennifer Conrad:

    I really wanted to make sure it was at the school. So that way, those people who have been bullying could see something positive was coming from this and that they weren’t winning.

  2. Chris Stokes:

    I don't appreciate Internet cyber bullying at all. It's not fair. With me, it gets hard because I have four children. My 8 year old son reads lies about his father, when I'm his hero

  3. Hugh Jackman:

    Quaden Bayles, you are stronger than you know, mate, everyone, let's just please be kind to each other. Bullying is not OK, period.

  4. Ron Avi Astor:

    We hear about that in the field quite a bit, that it's not just about the bullying piece, it's about integrating the various cultures.

  5. Deb Olufs:

    There's no difference to me between a teacher bullying a child and another student bullying a child, it should not be allowed.

Images & Illustrations of bullying

  1. bullying
    bullying
    bullying
    bullying
    bullying

Translations for bullying

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for bullying »

Translation

Find a translation for the bullying synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"bullying." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 21 Sep. 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/bullying>.

Discuss these bullying synonyms with the community:

0 Comments

    Are we missing a good synonym for bullying?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Which is a not synonymous of the others ?
    • A. proper
    • B. unique
    • C. original
    • D. synonymous

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for bullying: