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Verb: harry  her-ee or ha-ree [N. Amer], ha-ree [Brit]
  1. Annoy continually or chronically
    "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked";
    - harass, hassle, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy [non-standard], beset, plague, molest, provoke
  2. Make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes
    - ravage

Derived forms: harries, harried, harrying

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

Encyclopedia: Harry, Prince of Wales