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molest

verb

1 molest

Harass or assault sexually; make indecent advances to.

Roget 649: be hurtful etc. adj.; cause evil, produce evil, inflict evil, work evil, do evil etc. 619; damnify, endamage, hurt, ... show more

Dutch: vergrijpen



2 molest

Annoy continually or chronically.

synonyms: beset, chevvy, chevy, chivvy, chivy, harass, harry, hassle, plague, provoke.

Roget 907: be malevolent etc. adj.; bear spleen, harbor spleen, bear a grudge, harbor a grudge, bear malice; betray the cloven foot, show the cloven foot.    hurt etc. (physical pain) 378; ... show more

Roget 830: cause pain, occasion pain, give pain, bring pain, induce pain, produce pain, create pain, inflict pain etc. 828; pain, hurt, wound.    pinch, ... show more

Dutch: uitlokken, kwellen, pesten, tarten


Moby thesaurus: abuse, accost, afflict, aggravate, aggrieve, annoy, attack, badger, bait, batter, be at, bedevil, befoul, beleaguer, beset, bewitch, blight, bother, bristle, brown off ... show more.

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