HyperDic: harry

English > 2 senses of the word harry:
VERBemotionharry, harass, hassle, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy, beset, plague, molest, provokeannoy continually or chronically
changeharry, ravagemake a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place) , as in wartimes
harry > pronunciation
Soundshheh'riy
Rhymesaccusatory ... zealotry: 432 rhymes with riy...
English > harry: 2 senses > verb 1, emotion
Meaningannoy continually or chronically.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelSam cannot harry Sue
Example"He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"
Synonymsharass, hassle, chivy, chivvy, chevy, chevvy, beset, plague, molest, provoke
Narrowerhazeharass by imposing / imposing humiliating or painful tasks, as in military institutions
needle, goadgoad or provoke,as by constant criticism
torment, rag, bedevil, crucify, dun, frustratetreat cruelly
Broaderannoy, rag, get to, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, nettle, gravel, vex, chafe, devilCause annoyance in
Spanishacosar sexualmente, acosar, aperrear, asediar, atosigar, causar, fastidiar, hostigar, molestar repetidamente, molestar, perseguir, plagar, provocar
Catalanatabuixar, causar, empaitar, fatigar, molestar
Nounsharriera persistent attacker
English > harry: 2 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningmake a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place) , as in wartimes.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymravage
Broaderdestroy, ruinDestroy completely
Catalansaquejar

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