Definition of hector:
push around, bother, nag, swagger, study at bait, cow, bully, bait, browbeat, bullyrag, badger, bludgeon, over, intimidate, heckle, ballyrag, bulldozer, threaten, browbeater, hound, bulldoze, brave, menace, taunt, boss around, ride, strong-arm, bait, intimidator, needle.
- "Fantômas", Pierre Souvestre Marcel Allain.
- "Chaucer", Adolphus William Ward.
Nothing is more likely than that those palpable blunders of HectorÃƒÂƒÃ‚Â¢ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â€ÂšÃ‚Â¬ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢Â€ÂžÃ‚Â¢ s quoting Aristotle, with others of that gross kind, sprung from the same root: It not being at all credible that these could be the errors of any man who had the least tincture of a School, or the least conversation with such as had.- "Eighteenth Century Essays on Shakespeare", D. Nichol Smith.