Synonym of harassed

Alternative for harassed

harasses, harassed, harassing

Synonym: badger, beset, bother, bully, disturb, haunt, molest, persecute, plague, threaten, torment, trouble, vex, worry,

Adjective

Annoyed, frustrated, or worried
vexed annoyed irritated exasperated bothered upset aggravated irked angry nettled troubled worried displeased distressed furious incensed inflamed irate peeved put out agitated choleric cross enraged fuming infuriated maddened piqued wrathful hot-tempered huffy ill-humored ill-humoured miffed testy confused disgruntled dissatisfied fed up fretted frustrated perturbed resentful riled disturbed flustered harried narked provoked tormented afflicted in a huff in a temper in high dudgeon mad miffy perplexed ruffled eggy galled in a bad mood scunnered sore steamed teed off vex brassed off browned off cheesed off hoha ireful peed off snuffy tooshie wrath hacked off ticked off foaming at the mouth hot under the collar not best pleased out of countenance aggrieved irritable affronted offended ratty shirty angered impatient crook snaky wound up bent out of shape out of humour stung goaded chafed disappointed discontented anxious disconcerted concerned bugged tense nervous disheartened discouraged hurt indignant embittered surly touchy grouchy sulky ropeable hassled prickly snappy crabby grumpy snitty defeated crabbed unfulfilled unsated ungratified unsatisfied worked up ill-tempered bad-tempered short-tempered in a lather steamed up quick-tempered hung up carrying a chip on your shoulder up the wall out of sorts hot and bothered outraged livid apoplectic rabid steaming rankled wroth ballistic ticked roiled hot foaming infuriate riley enflamed hopping fit to be tied horn-mad up in arms unhappy hopping mad seething boiling raging beside oneself malcontent choked pained wild bitter tetchy on the warpath going crook in a pet in a fume blue in the face discontent sullen irascible querulous in a frenzy insulted disaffected soreheaded peevish incandescent disgusted aerated acrimonious off the air wounded petulant waxy crotchety seeing red as cross as two sticks chagrined sour malcontented narky antagonized injured stroppy heated raving frenzied out of joint spare antagonised ranting waspish churlish rancorous moody beside yourself cantankerous unimpressed complaining cranky chippy stressed grumbling fretful griping kvetching hostile acrid splenetic dark antagonistic burned up very angry needled gnashing one's teeth at daggers drawn in a paddy rattled in a bate grieved with all guns blazing snappish anguished restive edgy slighted grudging crusty bellyaching curt fractious hateful critical miserable short disquieted captious vitriolic huffish envious hard restless pettish fiery grieving faultfinding spiteful venomous picky uptight dirty unglued filthy black ill-disposed sensitive storming passionate boiling mad pushed too far with a chip on your shoulder raging mad blown a gasket in a filthy temper beside yourself with rage stressed out mildly irritated slightly annoyed reproachful unpleased excited burning with excitement het up good and mad mad as hell snubbed wry crazy unforgiving abrupt salty revengeful dishonored humiliated ready to be tied unamused crackers blazing berserk vehement umbrageous dishonoured flaming blue p.o.'d scornful insane brusque terse hacked morose curmudgeonly rousted roused wronged rebellious moping as black as thunder weary grousing crabbing uncontent out of temper kicking sick and tired sick to death thin-skinned ticklish peckish whingy temperamental dogged scandalized buffaloed harmed impetuous hotheaded unindulgent frantic shocked scandalised fed up to the teeth factious on edge ill-used woeful saddened stewed red swollen mildly annoyed in a rage all steamed up overcome with anger bummed out at end of one's rope at boiling point rubbed the wrong way fed up to the back teeth blazing mad flaming mad dissentious troublemaking weighty annoying distressing bad tempered persecuted oppressed victimised depressed victimized nitpicking fault-finding carping very upset out of control menacing having short fuse hot under collar disapproving regretful raw infected in a wax in a towering rage browned-off like a bear with a sore head ennuied sniveling plaintive put-out unassuaged begrudging insatiable fed-up unappeased jaundiced fretting not satisfied jealous hard done by acid disillusioned threatening belly-aching chafing septic reddened belligerent aggressive unfriendly malignant alienated soured snivelling sick as a parrot malevolent evil wicked malicious vindictive cynical estranged festered itching smarting tender stinging burning itchy angry-looking painful maleficent baleful strained malign glowering louring poisonous malefic puffed up fevered festering full of hate nursing a grudge fierce blistered burnt scalded bloodshot evil-intentioned hate-filled disagreeable overtaxed taxed dyspeptic frazzled fraught snippy snarky snippety perverse liverish raspy stuffy jumpy mardy caviling cavilling frayed out of humor

Adjective

Feeling or appearing troubled or nervous
agitated upset troubled disturbed anxious distressed flustered nervous unsettled worried alarmed disconcerted perturbed ruffled disquieted unnerved excited rattled bothered concerned fazed overwrought shaken tense worked up distracted frantic jittery jumpy uneasy discombobulated edgy inflamed on edge antsy feverish frenzied heated hectic hyperactive overactive angsty discomposed flapping keyed up stirred up stressy aroused beside oneself having kittens in a dither in a panic moved restless stressed twitchy unquiet ill at ease in a lather in a state in a tizz in a tizzy all of a dither hot and bothered in a flap in a spin all of a flutter in a flat spin hot under the collar tormented confused het up distraught distrait uptight perplexed afflicted wired shaky fidgety apprehensive miffed hassled puzzled unglued fraught nervy dismayed hinky goosey insecure dithery atwitter queasy queazy aflutter shook up nonplussed fearful pestered hung up anguished afraid vexed pained restive uncomfortable impatient self-conscious unrestful embarrassed discomfited irritable palpitant suspicious wrung fretful peevish irascible all nerves in turmoil on the qui vive like a fish out of water hysterical strained frazzled tensed raving desperate asea mad wild devastated crazed riled annoyed harried exacerbated beset harrowed frightened displeased chagrined inconvenienced aggravated scared provoked terrified irked tortured mortified irritated plagued overcome worked-up hysteric shattered delirious stressed out wrought-up verklempt deranged swivel-eyed nuts addled unzipped crazy thrown muddled panic-stricken unscrewed preoccupied put out worried stiff beside yourself abstracted very upset absent diverted out of your mind vague inattentive absent-minded bewildered bemused saddened unhappy out of one's mind engrossed distant faraway absorbed exercised peeved dragged wretched shook at the end of your tether like a chicken with its head cut off spooked bugged wrecked ripped absentminded mystified befuddled confounded cut up basket case unconsolable up the wall disconsolate strung out all torn up bummed out in a stew hyper inconsolable bundle of nerves shot down sidetracked unfocused at sea miles away dreamy not with it driven to distraction discountenanced shocked hurt sad grieved disappointed gutted flurried trembling horrified abashed windy choked angered intimidated petrified cowardly timid timorous blue daunted startled aghast cowed frozen stunned faint-hearted terror-stricken panicky unbalanced emotional overstrung broken up angry flummoxed in awe scared stiff fuddled scared to death taken aback shaking in one's shoes with one's heart in one's mouth in a cold sweat floored unsteady in pieces overexcited overemotional fearsome funky blanched discouraged disheartened turbulent irrational histrionic disorderly unpeaceful wavering offended fretted run scared low put out of countenance jolted falling apart wounded in disorder amazed have cold feet awkward come apart psyched out at sixes and sevens galled out of place chafed consumed berserk unhinged demented in a frenzy carried away insane frenetic at one's wits' end not knowing what to do with oneself wound up out of one's wit complaining cross touchy fractious petulant miserable querulous testy tetchy crabbed captious crotchety bad-tempered grumpy short-tempered ill-natured dispirited overwhelmed traumatized fretting whining cranky crabby splenetic out of sorts grumbling ill-tempered ratty wrought up worried sick quaking under stress crushed heartbroken wreck snappish faultfinding carping huffy perverse contrary ornery caviling critical mean toey angstful cavilling squirrelly solicitous spooky clutched cowering broken-hearted shell-shocked emotionally defeated traumatised in a twitter a wreck strung up on tenterhooks in a sweat pusillanimous terrorized affrighted afeared chicken with one's stomach in knots like a cat on a hot tin roof a bundle of nerves bricking oneself with butterflies in one's stomach all of a lather on pins and needles in a state of agitation in a twit scared out of one's wits horror-struck yellow in a blue funk feart horror-stricken having cold feet frit alarmed at scared witless running scared apprehensive about intimidated by in a funk shaking like a leaf frightened out of one's wits terrorised in a fluster terror-struck in botheration psyched-out mixed-up caught off balance out of countenance shook-up thrown off balance messed-up

Verb

To have caused someone to do something, usually against their inclinations
made forced pressured coerced compelled required drove induced obliged pressed pressurized browbeat caused commanded constrained impelled impressed demanded intimidated obligated ordered pressurised railroaded strong-armed willed badgered blackmailed bludgeoned bullied dragooned effected had hectored hounded imposed on prevailed on put up to sandbagged bulldozed menaced muscled prevailed upon steamrollered put the screws on put pressure on prest pestered put the squeeze on goaded nagged prodded harried put the heat on hassled squeezed pushed leaned on hustled drave driven druv blackjacked influenced browbeaten urged beset used pressure on fast-talked press-ganged bothered oppressed persuaded spurred brainwashed bounced twisted someone's arm brought pressure to bear on used strong-arm tactics on besieged tyrannized steamrolled plagued cajoled insisted put the screws to pushed around put screws to turned on the heat tightened the screws on insisted on turned the screws on tyrannised come at breathed down someone's neck put the bite on worked on put under an obligation had someone do something encouraged implored advised promoted admonished incited begged belaboured advocated expedited beseeched inspanned besought solicited assailed wheedled importuned motivated recommended inspired prompted threatened cowed argued propelled adjured nudged provoked worried compressed entreated exhorted talked swayed speeded up tried to persuade sped up keyed up constricted condensed ramrodded squashed railroaded into dragooned into bulldozed into poured it on turned on mangled sold on pushed for belabored fired up bombarded twisted arm tormented dogged exerted influence on turned the screw on brought pressure to bear politicked came at vexed worked over tightened the screw on troubled vext sold enforced egged on kicked steamrollered into browbeat into acted on bore down on went to town on gone to town on appealed to browbeaten into borne down on necessitated bound bid put the arm on charged enjoined shotgunned concussed twisted one's arm bounden instructed directed moved restricted restrained terrorized set twisted somebody's arm put the chill on put squeeze on terrorised instilled told bade committed invoked prayed astricted indebted bossed around requested exacted claimed asked beared challenged supplicated overcome coerced into pressurized into hindered repressed suppressed actuated bludgeoned into bullied into occasioned foisted imposed contracted insisted upon used duress on brought home to intimidated into left in no doubt instilled in pinned down left someone no option but to brought pressure to bear upon urged by force brought home exerted force on fixed requisitioned applied fixt cracked down made an offer they can't refuse made necessary made indebted conscripted obtruded emphasized to terrorized into established forced somebody's hand left someone no option dinned into stressed knocked into choked postulated ingrained in stressed to inculcated in inculcated drummed into craved burdened used force on called upon high pressured overcame bore borne threw weight around thrown weight around applied pressure bore down borne down beared hard on asserted oneself drove into driven into drove home gotten into head got into head driven home

Verb

Past tense for subject to aggressive pressure or intimidation
annoyed bothered harried hounded plagued tormented troubled worried badgered disturbed persecuted pestered baited exasperated hassled vexed vext bedeviled bedevilled deviled devilled provoked stressed agitated bugged chivvied nagged teased molested rode rid ridden beleaguered mithered stressed out attacked bullied bullyragged burned burnt despoiled distressed ate eaten forayed gnawed gnew gnawn heckled intimidated irked irritated macerated noodged pained perplexed pursued strained tried kept on at breathed down someone's neck got to gotten to gave someone grief given someone grief jerked around worked on drove round the bend driven round the bend drove up the wall driven up the wall rattled one's cage drove round the twist driven round the twist gave a bad time given a bad time gave a hard time given a hard time upset beset afflicted oppressed aggravated perturbed tortured put out needled ruffled goaded hurt galled nettled riled narked peeved picked on harrowed piqued angered fretted chafed displeased hectored racked discomposed burdened agonized disquieted hacked off got rasped agonised miffed grated curst cursed spited wound up browbeat infuriated disconcerted flustered besieged griped rattled frosted pressurized terrorized anguished taunted grieved fussed victimized rubbed up the wrong way dogged unsettled got at terrorised tyrannized ticked off pressurised itched excruciated importuned concerned offended pressed prest fazed dragooned rankled discommoded coerced niggled maddened incensed victimised wound wounded pressured hacked you off enraged prodded tyrannised alarmed unnerved ailed got across taxed antagonized cowed distracted gnawed at caused suffering to discomfited haunted flurried ill-treated nudged got in your hair bulldozed leaned on frightened gotten gat antagonised inconvenienced bummed out graveled gravelled kept after burned up burnt up mistreated saddened abused chivied domineered menaced appalled depressed aggrieved exacerbated strong-armed dismayed embarrassed humped put your back up browbeaten scolded maltreated incommoded abraded discountenanced discomforted grope gripen put down distempered discombobulated weighed down threatened harped on at exercised made angry blackjacked bogarted railroaded insulted frustrated got on your nerves gotten on your nerves gotten at blighted blustered unhinged frazzled affronted mau-maued pushed affected derailed alarumed hagrid pricked confounded inflamed scared dunned crucified henpecked picked at roiled put the squeeze on had it in for egged on confused interrupted made someone see red freaked out weirded out teed off hit where one lives rubbed the wrong way disgusted forced tantalized tantalised mortified pushed around outraged made cross bent someone's ear gotten across preyed on prompted went on at gone on at made anxious wrung discriminated against lied heavy on made waves used strong-arm tactics on stirred incited disrupted hazed excited beat pecked at bludgeoned put off subjugated caused trouble to sweat martyred crushed cut up put the screws on dominated grated on put someone off their stroke exploited got on your wick put pressure on cast down put into a flap made things hot for someone given someone the hump gave someone the hump rankled with ragged weighed heavily on berated hurt somebody's feelings criticized stirred up stung put someone's back up scourged assailed put up to put on the spot put someone's nose out of joint cut to the quick teared urged bored compelled moved steamrollered dejected chagrined pushed about injured wronged wearied overwhelmed criticised bewildered pothered destroyed spooked intruded upon grumbled at stewed ridiculed impelled instigated imposed on hagridden hagrode induced undone undid disheartened smitten smote smit smited tired whipped sickened triggered despotized gotten your back up got your back up found fault with drove crazy driven crazy fired up made uneasy got your goat cheesed off had a down on sicced made miserable made wretched drove mad driven mad caused anguish to suppressed nagged at faced threw thrown weighed on reminded got in someone's hair plied barraged confronted carped brainwashed ribbed terrified smothered spurred rended rent upbraided chaffed daunted mocked wringed wrang devastated gripped humiliated subdued carped at tested obliged given someone the pip gave someone the pip buffeted buffetted overawed stabbed hustled constrained seared flummoxed ground down rousted disobliged caused agony to punished titillated startled buffaloed harmed excoriated cut crabbed punished unfairly made nervous roused feared gibed shaken shook puzzled dispirited enforced panicked dashed baffled discouraged floored sweated misused misust chid chided found fault moaned at obsessed stretched straught turned off abased singled out disappointed belittled dissatisfied brought pressure to bear on enslaved infested fast-talked addled kept complaining to nonplussed nauseated festered gotten under your skin got under your skin weakened told off grinded ground put through wringer psyched thwarted got up your nose made it hot for someone overpowered got down indisposed thrown off balance threw off balance caused someone to lose their composure got your dander up driven to distraction drove to distraction caused anxiety to possessed brought down messed with caused anxiety hung over mixed up bossed around bossed about sounded roweled rowelled rode roughshod over ridden roughshod over ill-used flipped out put someone to trouble caused discomfort to caused concern to treated harshly got across someone made someone's hackles rise ruffled someone's feathers keyed up made uncomfortable rattled someone's cage put in a spot rubbed you up the wrong way made someone's blood boil put in traction set one off got under someone's skin put a damper on upset the apple cart put someone to shame put through the wringer kept at set on put to shame put screws to put a strain on put the chill on put on trial put heat on hung up hit a sour note put into a funk put under an obligation put someone out tyrannized over put to trouble walked all over put upon put your nose out of joint torn tore bore broke broken brake hoodwinked tricked cheated fleeced swindled overbore overborne harped on disapproved of suffocated drove bananas driven bananas petitioned solicited beared a grudge towards felt ill will towards blackmailed bled conned gotten on one's nerves got on one's nerves eaten away at ate away at got on someone's nerves gotten someone's back up gotten on someone's nerves got someone's back up eaten at gotten on someone's wick got on nerves got on someone's wick started on ate at gotten on nerves guyed scorned yawped inveighed growled murmured grizzled grumped complained squealed maundered grouched whinged bleated kicked whined kvetched caterwauled yowled hollered beefed screamed groused yammered muttered croaked whimpered squawked wailed grumbled moaned bellyached keened yauped repined struck curdled visited touched entangled hampered manipulated violated enticed aggressed disparaged crossed hindered impeded bounced gutted egged exiled expelled hunted pierced questioned examined tweaked quizzed ruined ravaged awed obtruded encroached intruded jeered accosted despaired convulsed reproached reviled dumbfounded crowded bit moaned on at affrighted yapped at scratched around ragged on boned stimulated stumped fuddled frilled furbelowed caviled cavilled jumped on one's case barracked booed insisted rocked searched high heaven beaten abashed shamed befuddled bamboozled razzed started in on swaggered tensed allured tempted beguiled led on intrigued overstretched lured fascinated derided overtaxed disgruntled insisted on made your blood boil motivated challenged shouted down taken advantage of took advantage of caused pain to surprised disadvantaged sapped drained exhausted influenced persuaded heated up het up castigated made gloomy made despondent lied immolated demonized used shook up shaken up run up the wrong way tattered buttonholed frayed eroded got the knife into sticked the knife into petted tiffed huffed manhandled inspired hissed encouraged traumatized dishonored charmed asked for it dizzied astonished demonised worn wore humbled disharmonized jangled repressed disaccorded made desolate discorded overcharged deflated soured scared off twisted someone's arm got on the nerves of grilled dissed lashed unquieted sweated out thrown into a tizz threw into a tizz hegemonized overcome mastered strapped desolated started caused to panic madded enflamed ired embittered scoured debilitated cramped crazed turned incapacitated flipped brutalised brutalized mishandled gotten under one's skin got under one's skin rubbed salt in wound leaded someone a merry dance played cat and mouse dumped on foiled flirted with martyrized crunched dishonoured caused someone difficulty overextended interfered shocked meddled discommodated traumatised got in the hair of gotten in one's hair got in one's hair subjected messed recurred jibed at interfered with shouted at fomented made fretful made restless horrified caused annoyance to caused resentment to kept down scared the bejesus out of browned off layed up turned on laid up dampened spirits brought one down deranged frenzied prevailed on used pressure on got one's goat gotten one's goat sticked in one's craw messed over made discontented intruded on tensed up loused up targeted demeaned cramped style tried someone's patience worked into lather tried one's patience aroused hostility in made fun of steamed up raged pushed someon's buttons made someone eat humble pie made someone's mouth water got someone down encumbered scraped away pushed to the limit shouted catcalls at preoccupied made tense saddled brought someone to their knees grudged trampled underfoot overloaded come back to become bored lorded it over dished it out trampled on butted in tried your patience degraded aroused anxiety in brought under the yoke worn out tried the patience of kept someone hanging on caused anguish sent into a rage got up someone's nose made it tough for imposed upon made someone fed up had your knife into chastened had had enough stepped on the toes of niggled at beat down brought to heel held down worked up made severe demands on played the heavy with dished out preyed on one's mind kept hanging on ruled with an iron hand wound somebody up made blood boil made it tough caused someone distress held sway over gotten up someone's nose caused to feel mental strain setted one's teeth on edge wore out made blue twisted somebody's arm gotten someone's dander up pushed buttons handicapped raised your hackles rocked the boat made a scene begrudged trampled caught somebody off balance horned in on caught somebody unawares made game of tired out barged in on stayed with disgraced butted in on stuck it to caused offense ruled with a rod of iron ruled made someone go out of his way walked heavy caused to feel emotional strain made fed up made mouth water got someone's dander up lost patience made demands on kept hanging grated at turned on the heat drove you up the wall fiddled with toyed with ruled over kicked around targetted press-ganged laid a bad trip on driven you up the wall gnawed away at caused pain weighed heavy upon stacked the deck dragged down showed antagonism to shown antagonism to shown ill will towards showed ill will towards stricken took taken thrown off threw off given someone hell gave someone hell driven drove drave druv bitten overrode overridden given one the business gave one the business fell upon fallen upon fallen on fell on ran up the wrong way given the needle gave the needle broke in broken in taken the mickey out of took the mickey out of taken it out on took it out on gave the business given the business thrown into tizzy threw into tizzy overcame nit-picked took the piss out of taken the piss out of got someone gotten someone done an injustice to did an injustice to broke one's heart broken one's heart became bored came back to got even gotten even ate up eaten up worn on wore on done a number on did a number on took a rise out of given it to got a rise out of gave it to taken a rise out of gotten a rise out of worn down wore down beaten down overthrown overthrew acted on broken the heart of broke the heart of overdone overdid took the heart out of taken the heart out of rode roughshod ridden roughshod given someone bother gave someone bother gave trouble given trouble gotten under skin got your hackles up gotten your hackles up gotten on somebody's nerves got on somebody's nerves got under skin gave no quarter given no quarter went for jugular gone for jugular gotten on someone got on someone took the wind out taken down a peg took down a peg taken down took down got one's comeuppance gotten one's comeuppance taken the wind out wore away worn away worn to shreds wore to shreds bit into bitten into

Verb

Past tense for to cause to become tired, weary or fatigued
wearied exhausted drained fatigued tired frazzled wore worn broke brake broken busted outwore outworn killed wore out worn out knocked out did in done in tuckered out washed out did up done up prostrated enervated tired out debilitated taxed weakened pooped overtired sapped overtaxed tuckered knackered shattered fagged out pooped out enfeebled petered out worn down wore down jaded whacked bushed strained devitalized flagged overworked overwrought disabled conked out put to sleep wasted etiolated incapacitated softened exasperated made sleepy made weary rooted folded collapsed pained ennuied ennuyed overburdened failed overstrained fainted wilted sunken sunk sank dropped sagged nearly killed fizzled bedraggled depleted languished overextended crippled wiped out overfatigued bankrupted succumbed drooped overexerted made tired shagged out run out of steam broke down run down took it out of grown weary become exhausted wore to a frazzle stressed out drained of energy run into the ground taken it out of worn to a frazzle become drained grew weary run ragged taken took worn on wore on drawn overdone overdid drew got the better of gotten the better of gone stale given out gave out went stale wore oneself to a frazzle ran into the ground ran ragged wore oneself to a shadow took it out of one worn oneself to a frazzle taken it out of one worn oneself to a shadow became exhausted ran out of steam ran down broken down got tired became drained gotten tired put out of action undermined immobilized paralysed paralyzed immobilised indisposed hurt impaired torpefied laid low made weak made feeble handicapped ruined attenuated blunted diminished hamstrung hamstringed wrecked harmed marred unstrengthened lay low impoverished beat defeated sucked dry bored unnerved reduced depressed withered destroyed emasculated eviscerated rendered infirm disarmed hit the wall exploited overloaded made powerless damaged sapped the strength of mutilated maimed inactivated spoilt sabotaged battered pinioned totaled muzzled hogtied unfitted unbraced totalled rendered incapable kiboshed hocked mangled spoiled shot down used up felled floored disinterested turned off levelled leveled downed hebetated vexed palled on discomforted palled stupefied stultified vext atrophied bore mowed annoyed sickened sent to sleep eroded unhinged vitiated burdened knocked down disempowered knocked over shrivelled emaciated shriveled plagued hindered encumbered injured hampered extenuated exenterated disembowelled disemboweled left cold mowed down drowsed bowled over shrunk consumed bonked oppressed weighed faded glutted bowled down halted made helpless made impotent disfigured pillaged fleeced beggared corroded gnawed brought someone to their knees stopped jammed bored stiff bored to death bored rigid caused weariness turned one off bored to tears talked one's ear off bored stupid bored out of one's mind brought low caused ennui lamed disenabled deactivated pauperized clamped disqualified crippled financially made inoperative actioned prevented from working rendered inoperative reduced to beggary cleaned out taken out took out brought down threw monkey wrench in restricted made unfit rendered powerless brought to a halt thrown monkey wrench in lost interest confined to bed spiked prevented from moving rendered inactive brought to ruin invalidated arrested confined to a wheelchair tied brought to a standstill fell grown weary on grew weary on beaten overdriven overdrove overthrew overthrown saped your strength sapped your strength grown tired grew tired bent one's ear shrank shrunken frozen froze gnawn gnew eaten away ate away

Verb

Past tense for to tease, typically in a good-natured way
teased ribbed kidded mocked chaffed taunted ridiculed derided joshed ragged needled joked jived razzed rode rid ridden rallied satirised satirized roasted baited bantered twitted tormented gibed annoyed funned guyed goaded quizzed plagued worried hassled heckled bothered chiacked pestered hazed harried badgered provoked slanged slang irritated aggravated bedeviled bedevilled shucked smoked rotted hectored sledged importuned vexed vext beleaguered deviled devilled gnawed gnew gnawn nudged disturbed tantalised tantalized spoofed slammed dogged snapped snapt sounded laughed at scoffed at jeered at made fun of jibed at poked fun at wound up sent up goofed on made jokes about ragged on poked mullock at made sport of slung off at took the mickey out of taken the mickey out of picked on put on put down made a monkey of had on flouted at messed around pulled someone's leg led on flirted with poked borak at pulled somebody's leg swang at swung at led somebody on took the piss out of taken the piss out of gave a hard time given a hard time fooled around kidded around frazzled called names jeered japed sneered jested scorned pilloried flouted scoffed scouted sneered at jollied insulted skewered lampooned parodied travestied caricatured mimicked panned humiliated cartooned made a monkey out of pulled one's leg made a fool of burlesqued fooled quipped jabbed jibed criticized yukked gagged yucked wisecracked fleered treated with contempt unmasked deflated exposed criticised pooh-poohed shot down showed up held up to ridicule run down made a game of railed at set up made a laughing-stock reviled got at gibed at louted disdained outraged upbraided offended slapped reproached twittered dug affronted hoaxed treated contemptuously dumped on hooted buffooned girt fooled about girded raspberried ridged stayed boned winded someone up played a prank censured thumbed nose at played a practical joke heaped scorn on squibbed dissed pasquinaded held up to shame ran down exposed to ridicule made someone a laughing stock laughed out of court pulled your leg gotten at laughed shown contempt for shown contempt showed contempt for showed contempt took off taken off

Verb

Past tense for to lecture, berate, or complain to somebody, especially to find fault or criticize

Verb

Past tense for to admonish or reproach angrily
chid chided scolded berated admonished castigated rebuked nagged reprimanded reproached slated upbraided blasted carpeted condemned censured chastised criticised criticized rated reproved blamed keelhauled lambasted lectured ragged rapped reprehended wigged bollocked flayed rowed objurgated checked exprobated flamed lessoned monished trimmed told off laid into pulled up remonstrated with tore into torn into dressed down ticked off bawled out chewed out pitched into reamed out gave someone a bollocking given someone a bollocking laced into let someone have it slapped down took down taken down had a go at read the riot act found fault gave someone a caning given someone a caning hauled over the coals took down a peg taken down a peg blew up at blown up at called down came down on come down on got on gotten on gave a hard time given a hard time gave someone a row given someone a row gave someone a wigging given someone a wigging gave someone some stick given someone some stick went on at gone on at spoke to spoken to took somebody to task taken somebody to task took to task taken to task took to the woodshed taken to the woodshed talked to got after gotten after gave someone a mouthful given someone a mouthful rapped over the knuckles burned one's ears called to account gave a talking-to given a talking-to gave someone a dressing-down given someone a dressing-down gave someone an earful given someone an earful gave someone a roasting given someone a roasting gave someone a rocket given someone a rocket gave someone a rollicking given someone a rollicking gave someone a telling-off given someone a telling-off gave someone hell given someone hell put on the mat tore off a strip torn off a strip called on the carpet gave someone a rating given someone a rating gave someone what for given someone what for sent someone away with a flea in their ear slapped someone's wrist

Antonym of harassed

harassed Idiom, Proverb

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