BROWBEATING DEFINITION & SYNONYMS

• Browbeating

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Browbeat
  2. (n.) The act of bearing down, abashing, or disconcerting, with stern looks, supercilious manners, or confident assertions.


• Browbeat

  1. (imp.) of Browbeat
  2. (v. t.) To depress or bear down with haughty, stern looks, or with arrogant speech and dogmatic assertions; to abash or disconcert by impudent or abusive words or looks; to bully; as, to browbeat witnesses.


Synonyms:
Bully, Bullyrag, Hector, Swagger,