Synonyms of bully in English:



  • 1 the school bully
    persecutor, oppressor, tyrant, tormentor, intimidator;
    tough guy, thug, ruffian, strong-arm;
  • verb

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  • 1 the others bully him
    persecute, oppress, tyrannize, browbeat, harass, torment, intimidate, strong-arm, dominate
  • 2 she was bullied into helping
    coerce, pressure, pressurize, press, push;
    badger, goad, prod, browbeat, intimidate, dragoon, strong-arm
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