What does browbeat mean?

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What does browbeat mean?

Browbeat:

The verb 'browbeat' first came to be used in the English language during the 16th century. Some similar terms are browbeaten, browbeater and browbeating.

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Browbeat means to bully someone, but with words or looks rather than with physical violence. A good synonym is 'intimidate.' Here are some examples of...

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