1. a cruel and brutal fellow
(synonym) tough, hooligan, ruffian, roughneck, rowdy, yob, yobo, yobbo
(hypernym) attacker, aggressor, assailant, assaulter
(derivation) browbeat, swagger
1. be bossy towards; "Her big brother always bullied her when she was young"
(synonym) strong-arm, browbeat, bullyrag, ballyrag, boss around, hector, push around
(hyponym) tyrannize, tyrannise, domineer
2. discourage or frighten with threats or a domineering manner; intimidate
(synonym) browbeat, swagger
(hypernym) wheedle, cajole, palaver, blarney, coax, sweet-talk, inveigle
(derivation) tough, hooligan, ruffian, roughneck, rowdy, yob, yobo, yobbo
1. very good; "he did a bully job"; "a neat sports car"; "had a great time at the party"; "you look simply smashing"
(synonym) bang-up, corking, cracking, dandy, great, groovy, keen, neat, nifty, not bad(p), peachy, slap-up, swell, smashing