acoso

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acoso(
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (harrying)
a. harassment
Afrontamos a cualquier instancia de acoso sexual con la mayor seriedad en esta empresa.We take all instances of sexual harassment extremely seriously in this company.
b. bullying
El acoso escolar es un tema que ha recibido mucha atención últimamente.School bullying is a topic that has received a lot of attention lately.
c. relentless pursuit
Para las celebridades, es difícil escapar del acoso de la prensa.It is hard for celebrities to escape the relentless pursuit of the press.
d. hounding
Hay quienes creen que el acoso constante de los paparazzi contribuyó a la muerte de la princesa Diana.Some people believe that constant hounding by the paparazzi contributed to the death of Princess Diana.
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acoso
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (persecución)
a. relentless pursuit
2. (hostigamiento)
a. harassment
acoso y derriboconstant harrying
acoso sexualsexual harassment
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acoso
1 (atosigamiento) harassment
es víctima del acoso de la prensa she's a victim of press harassment; operación de acoso y derribo (Mil) search and destroy operation; una operación de acoso y derribo contra el presidente a campaign to hound the president out of office
acoso sexual sexual harassment
2 (persecución) relentless pursuit
a animal, fugitivo
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