Harass is defined as to torment or irritate.(verb)
An example of harass is a woman calling a man twenty times a day after he's asked her not to.
See harass in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr harasser < OFr harer, to set a dog on < hare, cry to incite dogs < OHG harēn, to call, cry out
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transitive verb ha·rassed, ha·rass·ing, ha·rass·es
Origin: French harasser
Origin: , possibly from Old French harer, to set a dog on
Origin: , from hare, interj. used to set a dog on
Origin: , of Germanic origin.
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