Definition of bullying:
compelling (part of speech: verb)
- threatening (part of speech: verb)
Vigors had gained his assumed authority more by bullying than fighting; others had submitted to him without a sufficient trial; Jack, on the contrary, had won his way up in school by hard and scientific combat: the result, therefore, may easily be imagined.- "Mr. Midshipman Easy", Captain Frederick Marryat.
- "The Loudwater Mystery", Edgar Jepson.
- "Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten", Marie Corelli.