Hector

Definition of Hector

Hec´tor
n.1.A bully; a blustering, turbulent, insolent, fellow; one who vexes or provokes.
v. t.1.To treat with insolence; to threaten; to bully; hence, to torment by words; to tease; to taunt; to worry or irritate by bullying.
[imp. & p. p. Hectored ; p. pr. & vb. n. Hectoring.]
v. i.1.To play the bully; to bluster; to be turbulent or insolent.

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