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cyberbullying

Syllabification: cy·ber·bul·ly·ing
Pronunciation: /ˌsībərˈbo͝olēiNG
 
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Definition of cyberbullying in English:

noun

The use of electronic communication to bully a person, typically by sending messages of an intimidating or threatening nature: children may be reluctant to admit to being the victims of cyberbullying
More example sentences
  • With the influx of cyberbullying cases, school violence and all the underage drinking, does a school have the right to access to your child's Facebook or MySpace account?
  • Schools, parents, young people and technology providers all need to work together to tackle cyberbullying.
  • Nationally we know that around 22 % of secondary school pupils have suffered cyberbullying, but until now we did not know younger age groups were also seriously affected.

Derivatives

cyberbully

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noun

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