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    He always talked about being god fearing, but he bullied others. How mean!


    What is the meaning of `bullied', and `How mean!' here?

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    If you bully someone, you attack them physically or verbally to make them unhappy, especially when you are stronger, more powerful, etc. 'How mean' = how unpleasant/unfair

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    Quote Originally Posted by user_gary View Post
    He always talked about being god fearing, but he bullied others. How mean!


    What is the meaning of `bullied', and `How mean!' here?
    To bully means to frighten people who are weaker.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Harry Smith View Post
    To bully means to frighten people who are weaker.
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    Quote Originally Posted by user_gary View Post
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