Definition of browbeat in English:

browbeat

Line breaks: brow|beat
Pronunciation: /ˈbraʊbiːt
 
/

verb (past browbeat; past participle browbeaten)

[with object]

Derivatives

browbeater

noun
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  • ‘They were the browbeaters,’ said a former defense intelligence official who attended some of the meetings in which Wolfowitz and others pressed for a different approach to the assessments they were receiving.
  • ‘Laurie can be effective, but also heavy-handed and a browbeater,’ said one politically active Hollywood insider, who spoke on condition of anonymity.
  • The punctilious playwright is no issue-driven browbeater; he simply loves an exchange of dialogue regardless of the subject matter's latitude.

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