bully

(redirected from bullied)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • verb
  • adj

Synonyms for bully

Synonyms for bully

one who is habitually cruel to smaller or weaker people

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

Synonyms for bully

References in periodicals archive ?
More importance should be given to the bullied child, just to help her/him to overcome her fear, she emphasized.
Children who are bullied are more likely to experience depression and anxiety, increased feelings of sadness and loneliness, changes in sleep and eating patterns, and loss of interest in activities they used to enjoy.
Carandang discourages parents of bullied children from talking directly to their tormentors.
This approach facilitates exploration of the themes and issues from various perspectives and encourages an examination of how bullies, the bullied and bystanders are portrayed in the novels.
Also, Lorber thinks bullied kids need counselling to prevent depression or anxiety disorders later in life.
Only 20 to 30% of students who are bullied notify adults.
Overall, Lauren stresses that children need to understand that it's vital to speak out about bullying, whether it's happening to them, or they've seen someone else being bullied.
Collectively, these studies illustrate that the period over which bullying is measured affects the number of students who report being bullied.
When these factors were taken into account, frequently bullied teenagers still had around a twofold increase in odds of depression compared with those who did not experience bullying.
Chestnuts gives parents the bullied child's perspective with mature insight and reflection.
Dubai: Around 40 per cent of students in Dubai private schools have been bullied, a survey featuring 500 students from three private schools in Dubai found.
However, your employees may read the guidelines and consider that they are being bullied.
In Bullied by Girls specifics such as "mean girls" and other psychological bullying are discussed.