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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bullying, intimidationadjective

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

    deterrence, intimidation, determent


  2. blustery, bullyingadjective

    noisily domineering; tending to browbeat others

    blustery, blusterous, blustering(a)


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bullyingadjective

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

  2. bullyingnoun

    blustering, swaggering, bluster, fanfaronade

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bullyingadjective

    hectoring, swaggering, blustering

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  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.

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