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tr.v. brow·beat, brow·beat·en (-bēt′n), brow·beat·ing, brow·beats
To intimidate or subjugate by an overbearing manner or domineering speech; bully. See Synonyms at intimidate.

brow′beat′er n.
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One who is habitually cruel to smaller or weaker people:
Archaic: brave.
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A more effusive side of the champion browbeater - that of a loving father - was visibly drawn by his photographer Michael Gaffney in one interview.
But we do not find here some doctrinaire browbeater, an opinionated hack, who wants to foist his ideas upon us.
The First Minister crumbled under a stinging attack from an unlikely browbeater - Tory leader William Hague.