Share this entry

Share this page

cyberstalking

División en sílabas: cy·ber·stalk·ing
Pronunciación: /ˈsībərˌstôkiNG
 
/

Definición de cyberstalking en inglés:

sustantivo

The repeated use of electronic communications to harass or frighten someone, for example by sending threatening e-mails.
Example sentences
  • Finally, the motivations behind corporate cyberstalking incidents can be very different to those commonly associated with offline stalking and cyberstalking.
  • In discussing British and American legislation related to stalking and cyberstalking, for example, Bocij considers the concept of a test of reasonableness.
  • Victims of power/control crimes such as cyberstalking often use the Internet to locate web sites that offer help and support.

Derivados

cyberstalker

1
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • The participants estimated that the computer literacy of these cyberstalkers was of a wider range than any of the previous group - from fairly low to high.
  • We might also explain the relatively short length of a typical cyberstalking incident by considering how cyberstalkers obtain gratification from their actions.
  • I couldn't agree more, six months later; except bloggers don't have entourages, we have cyberstalkers.

Definición de cyberstalking en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día jaunt
Pronunciación: dʒɔːnt
noun
a short excursion or journey made for pleasure