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Verb: harass  hu'ras or her-us [N. Amer], hu'ras or ha-rus [Brit]
  1. Annoy continually or chronically
    "This man harasses his female co-workers";
    - hassle, harry, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy [non-standard], beset, plague, molest, provoke
     
  2. Exhaust by attacking repeatedly
    "harass the enemy"

Derived forms: harassed, harassing, harasses

Type of: aggress, annoy, attack, bother, chafe, devil, get at, get to, gravel [US], irritate, nark [Brit], nettle, rag, rile, vex

Encyclopedia: Harass