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sexual harassment


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Inappropriate behavior of a sexual nature, such as repeated sexual advances or offensive remarks, that occurs usually in a workplace, school, or other institutional setting, especially by a person in authority with respect to a subordinate or a student.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Unwelcome sexual advances.
  • noun Harassment that is sexual in nature.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun unwelcome sexual behavior by a supervisor toward an employee


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