harass
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harass(
huh
-
rahs
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to repeatedly bother)
a. hostigar
My kids have been harassing me for weeks to take them to the zoo.Hace semanas que mi hijos están hostigándome para que los lleve al zoológico.
b. acosar (sexually)
He was accused of sexually harassing one of the waitresses.Lo acusaron de acosar sexualmente a una de las camareras.
2. (military)
a. hostigar
The militia has been harassing our supply trains.La milicia ha estado hostigando nuestros trenes de suministros.
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harass
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. acosar, hostigar
to harass somebody into doing somethingacosar a alguien para que haga algo
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harass [ˈhærəs]
transitive verb
acosar; hostigar; (Mil) hostilizar; hostigar;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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