English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "harass"

Sexual harassment in the workplace is an important issue in our societyThe secretary complained to her boss that one of the men in the office was harassing her.

Sexual harassment in the workplace is an important issue in our society.

The police were accused of harassing the suspect by following him around, and questioning his friends and associates without reason.

My boss is always harassing me, saying I'm not dedicated to my job just because I don't like to work overtime.

Her complaints of harassment resulted in the firing of a man in the office.

Gay couples in the community allege that they are constantly being harassed by young men who threaten them, and shout at them when they are out in public.

Representatives of minority groups in the city say that they have been the target of harassment by police.

My neighbor is always harassing me about my kids, saying they make too much noise, and that they scare his cat by running around.

I was feeling harassed for a while at work because I simply had too much to do, and too little time to do it.

The teacher is always harassing him, and accusing him of things he hasn't done.

Unless you are going to lay charges against me, this constant surveillance amounts to nothing more than harassment.

A new municipal bylaw forbids panhandlers from harassing people for change.

The President looked tired and harassed when he spoke to reporters this morning.

A recent study suggested that more than half of the women surveyed had experienced some kind of sexual harassment at their place of employment.

Alexei Sayle once remarked that people are more violently opposed to fur than leather because it's safer to harass rich women than motorcycle gangs.

In 1998, U.S. President Bill Clinton agreed to pay a woman named Paula Jones $850,000 to settle her sexual harassment lawsuit.

Supporters of opposition parties report that they are routinely harassed or jailed by the current government.

Discussion question: What sort of behavior would you consider to be sexual harassment?

Find someone who has experienced harassment in the workplace or at school.


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