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Synonyms for browbeat

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Synonyms for browbeat

to domineer or drive into compliance by the use of as threats or force, for example

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Synonyms for browbeat

discourage or frighten with threats or a domineering manner

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Gasp as she browbeats and psychologically torments a sweet little girl!
Then the ballet takes a sudden dark turn; the male choreographer's rough partnering browbeats the childlike ballerina until she undergoes a transformation in her fierce solo.